Tags:From the Raleigh News and Observer:
As the awarding of contracts for the Democratic National Convention gets under way in earnest, Charlotte-area union groups are making it clear to convention organizers that they want those jobs.Read the full article
Nonunion businesses say they, too, want their share of work. And some say they are watching convention planners closely, to see who gets what.
The heightened vigilance from both sides shows how the convention already is casting a national spotlight on North Carolina's status as the least-unionized state in the nation.