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Taft-Hartley Act

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Taft-Hartley Act

Taft-Hartley Act

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Robert Siegel talks with Nelson Lichtenstein, professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara, about the history of the Taft-Hartley Act, which President Bush cited in his push to re-open West Coast ports. Lichtenstein is also author of State of the Union: A Century of American Labor, published by Princeton University Press, 2002.