Debunking Myths About the PRO Act

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On February 4, 2021, Representative Bobby Scott (D-VA), introduced the Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2021, or “PRO Act.” The PRO Act would amend the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), which regulates private-sector labor relations in the United States. Supporters hail it as a “game changer” for workers, while detractors denounce it as full of “dangerous” ideas which will destroy the economy.