Coalition for a Democratic Workplace Blast Dems’ Plan to Make Union Dues Tax DeductibleEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

A coalition of more than 600 business groups across the country is condemning a Democratic proposal in Congress to make compulsory union dues tax deductible. “Requiring taxpayers to subsidize union dues as part of the Democratic Senate budget plan favors unions and their political allies over workers and small businesses,” Coalition for a Democratic Workplace (CDW) Chairman Kristen Swearingen said in a news release. “Congress should focus on policies that support all working Americans, including those that increase individual deductions related to job training, rather than pushing tax breaks for unions that support and fund Democratic politicians and causes,” Swearingen continued. “Rewriting our nation’s tax code solely to benefit Big Labor bosses will not help businesses and workers across the country get back on their feet after the damage caused by the COVID-19 pandemic,” she said. Swearingen was referring to media reports earlier this week that Senate Majority Leader Chuck …Read More

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