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Statements Before the United States Anthracite Coal Commission Presented on Behalf of the United Mine Workers of America Volume 14-15 (Paperback) Loot Price: R401
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Statements Before the United States Anthracite Coal Commission Presented on Behalf of the United Mine Workers of America Volume 14-15 (Paperback)

William Jett Lauck

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1920 Excerpt: ... by the Government of the United States. The war is helping us realize that the one great thing in the world is humanity, and that unless it is recognzed and protected and nurtured everythng else counts for nothing." 9. Henrt Irwin, member appointed on conciliation board in behalf of employees in dispute between the Canadian Pacific Railway Company and its maintenance-of-way employees. Labour Gazette of Canada, February, 1914, p. 912. "Other countries have adopted the principle of legislating a minimum wage to every man; conciliation should adopt the same principle of a minimum wage, the necessary amount to live on. "The condition of the labour market has nothing to do in my opinion with men who are not receiving adequate rates to live on. 10. E. J. Manion, President Order of Railroad Telegraphers, Before United States Railway Wage Board, May, 1920. "Briefly stated, the Board would be justified in making its award for telegraphers and other classes of railway employees on the principles of a living wage for the following reasons: "1. Because it is right. "2. Because it has the sanction of organized society. "3. Because of enlightened self-interest--the railroads would find that it would pay, because it would bring about greater co-operation and greater production from their working forces. "4. Because of public policy, because it would do more than anything else to produce sound citizenship in our self-governing republic." J. POLITICAL PARTY PLATFORM. 1. Republican Party Platform, 1920. "The standard of living and the standard of citizenship of a nation are its most precious possessions, and the preservation and elevation of those standards is the first duty of the Government." 2. Democratic Party Platform, 1916. "We hold that the life, health and stre...

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Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: February 2012
First published: February 2012
Authors: William Jett Lauck
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 56
ISBN-13: 978-1-235-83619-0
Barcode: 9781235836190
Categories: Books
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LSN: 1-235-83619-3

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