Politics & Government

April 11, 2011

S.C. Democrats call anti-union legislation a 'political ploy'

Gov. Nikki Haley and the Republican-controlled Legislature are working with increasing fervor to ensure that South Carolina — long an anti-union state — is a place where businesses can set up and grow without fear of organized labor. Some Democrats and union leaders say the focus this year on anti-union legislation is a political ploy to distract South Carolinians from the real problems plaguing the state.

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