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President Biden Fires Union-Busting Lawyer Who Refused to Resign from Labor Board

HeadlineJan 21, 2021

President Biden has fired Peter Robb, the general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, after Robb refused to resign. Robb was a Trump appointee, a former management lawyer and fierce union foe who infamously helped President Ronald Reagan break the air traffic controllers’ union in 1981.

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