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Senator From Ark. Puts Nail In EFCA Coffin

Law360 (April 7, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Sen. Blanche Lincoln, D-Ark., who represents the home state of retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc., has potentially sounded the death knell for the Employee Free Choice Act by revealing that she will not support the union-backed legislation in its current form.

Joining two other lawmakers who have publicly withdrawn their support for EFCA, Lincoln released a statement Monday saying that while she might be open to a compromise proposal, she would not back efforts to bring the bill as it stands to the Senate floor for...
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