Live Better Work Union


  • Unions give workers a voice at the bargaining table
  • Collective bargaining raises wages
  • Non- union pay is significantly lowerin nearly all occupational groups
  • Union workers have better healthcare and pensions
  • Workers incomes are lower in states where workers don't have union rights
  • Unions are good for business, productivity, and the economy
  • Unions help bring low wage workers out of poverty
  • Unions offer on the job training and education
  • The 10 states where unions are the strongest have higher earnings, better healthcare, less crime, more civic participation, less poverty, and better schools than the 10 states where union membership is the lowest.