1,000–1,200 words with a minimum of 2 scholarly references
Library Research Assignment
The right to organize is granted to many, but not all employees. Within the public sector, the right to organize may be limited by legislation. There are also limitations on the classes (job titles and positions) of employees who can organize.
Research unionization in the federal government sector, and address the following:
- Discuss the legal guidelines for organizing as a federal employee.
- Pick 1 union representing a large segment of the federal workforce, and discuss its history, size, structure, and the workforce it represents.
- Select 1 position designated as ineligible for unionization, and describe why this position is not eligible for representation.
- Choose 1 represented position, and explain why this position is eligible for union representation.