Josh Eidelson

Bloomberg BusinessWeek

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Josh Eidelson is a reporter for Bloomberg BusinessWeek, covering labor, politics and policy. A former union organizer, he also worked as a freelance journalist for The Nation and Salon.com.

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The President helped unveil Boeing's new Dreamliner today in South Carolina -- at a plant where workers just rejected unionization by a vote of three-to-one.

President Trump, organized labor and working Americans

The President helped unveil Boeing's new Dreamliner today in South Carolina -- at a plant where workers just rejected unionization by a vote of three-to-one.

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Organized labor was the foundation of America's middle class in the aftermath of the Great Depression. Recently, the unions have fallen on hard times.

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For millions of voters, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton present an agonizing choice between the lesser of two evils.

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For millions of voters, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton present an agonizing choice between the lesser of two evils.

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