NEW YORK — New labor rules under an Obama presidency and a Democratic supermajority in Congress could result in additional grocery chains being unionized within six months, according to a union organizer speaking in a conference call Friday. Patrick O’Neill, executive vice president of the United Food and Commercial Workers union, said the Employee Free Choice Act — a measure he said would reduce hindrances to certification by replacing the current process of secret ballot with a process of ...

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