Labor Organizing by Executive Order: Governor Spitzer and the Unionization of Home-Based Child Day-Care Providers
David L. Gregory
St. John's University - School of Law
Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 35, p. 277, February 2008
St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-0128
On May 8, 2007, New York Governor Eliot Spitzer issued Executive Order No. 12, opening the door for the unionization of 60,000 persons paid directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, by state funds, to provide home-based day-care for the children of working parents.
The Governor's action was dramatic, stark, and extraordinarily significant.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 31
Keywords: Child Day-care
Date posted: April 14, 2008