Amendment 1 “Workers Rights Amendment”
Amendment 1 Would Constitutionally Protect Our Rights:
“Right to organize and to bargain collectively” *Prohibit any law “that interferes with, negates or diminishes” that right. It would also Prohibit “Right-to-Work” laws in the Private Sector.
Public Sector unions are prohibited from negotiating “Fair Share” by the U.S. Supreme Court (Janus)
Protect our Voice and Our Rights
•The current Educational Labor Relations Act could be repealed or radically changed by a simple majority of the General Assembly.
•IELRA has changed several times since its passage.
•Passage of Workers Rights Amendment on November 8 would require “Supermajorites” of the Legislature and Voters to Repeal our Rights.