News Article ● Unionization
Hill staffers are organizing. What could their unions look like?
February 9, 2022 // Amid ‘overwhelming’ response, staffers run up against convoluted structure of Congress
Brad Fitch Capitol Police Chris Marquette Congressional Accountability Act Congressional Budget Office Congressional Management Foundation congressional staffers Congressional Workers Union Contract For America CWU CWU organizers Daniel Schuman Dear White Staffers Demand Progress Democratic National Committee staffers Elise Stefanik federated unions free-rider problem House Appropriations Committee House GOP Conference House Modernization Committee independent Jan. 6 Janus Janus v. AFSCME joint resolution Joshua McCrain lobbyists no need to wait on the other chamber. nondisclosure agreements nonpartisan clerks OCWR Office of Congressional Workplace Rights pay equity Rep. Andy Levin Sen. Joe Manchin Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer sexual harassment policies Sherrod Brown Speaker Nancy Pelosi telework unionize lawmaker offices and committees unionizing its workforce working group