Why do most construction workers choose merit shops?
The vast majority of construction workers in Massachusetts, New England and across the nation choose to work for merit shop employers.
81.3% of MA construction employees worked for open shops in 2019, according to unionstats.com.
Question: If being in a union is such a great deal, why do most construction workers prefer open shops?
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