Most Successful Unions

By Investopedia. May 7th 2016

Labor unions have sprung up in every sector and subsector of the U.S. economy to provide workers and professionals with a means of banding together for collective bargaining purposes. But some have had more success in accomplishing their objectives than others, both today and throughout history. Government intervention has squashed the efforts of some unions to strike, such as the Pullman car railroad workers' strike in the late 19th century. But some unions have been enormously successful at getting their members excellent wages, benefits and working conditions. 

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