PRO Act Would Hurt Virginia Jobs, Economic Development
By Bryan K. Stephens Hampton Roads Chamber Of Commerce
Legislation is working its way through the U.S. Congress, and if it passes, would have grave ramifications for Virginia’s business climate, economic development, and job creation efforts. The bill is called the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act. But despite its name, it is anything but positive. It is a union wish list of anti-business policies that ultimately harm businesses and workers alike.