The AFL-CIO, the nation’s largest federation of labor unions, is intervening after a dispute broke out between two unions over who should represent workers at a New York multi-arts center.
The federation asked the National Labor Relations Board on April 16 to suspend a representation petition at the Brooklyn Academy of Music until it could settle who has the right to unionize the employees.
The AFL-CIO declined to comment, but the request to the NLRB was signed off on by President
A United Auto Workers affiliate—the Technical, Office and Professional Union, Local 2110—originally filed to represent about...
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