Today, nearly everyone agrees that America’s health care delivery system is badly in need of reform. Its problems are manifold. First and foremost, it is too expensive. As a share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP)and on a per capita basis, America’s health costs greatly exceed those of other nations. Yet we, the American people, are not getting our money’s worth; despite the expenditure of more than 14 percent of GDP our nation’s public-health statistics compare unfavorably with nations that spend far less?
Mandatory arbitration for guestworkers, a uniquely vulnerable group, will result in class inequality and worse conditions for all workers.
Currently, the tax code disincentivizes dual income marriages. Congress should create a secondary earner tax deduction to reduce the tax code's gender bias.
An evidentiary privilege to protect workers' confidential communications from disclosure in federal and state court proceedings would support unions.
Labor organizing privilege is not a magic bullet that will secure the rights of workers to organize and collectively bargain. Employers will continue to resist the efforts of their workers to organize.