MacIver News Minute: Independence (From Unions) Day Thanks to SCOTUS Decision in Janus

July 5, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court handed a big win to workers nationwide who don’t want to be part of a union. While a 1977 precedent allowed unions to skim paychecks for so-called “agency fees,” the court recently overturned that decision, meaning workers no longer have to help fund a union whose political activity they may disagree with.

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