Industrial Relations; Final Report and Testimony Volume 4; V. 7

Industrial Relations; Final Report and Testimony Volume 4; V. 7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...of these great industrial, social problems. But, Mr. Commissioner, you take this case--a concrete case. Take the attitude of Mr. Osgood, who, to my mind, is really the strong mental factor and the controlling influence in the body of operators who are on the other side of this controversy. He says, "No; I will not put myself upon equality, nor permit my company to be put upon an equality with the head men of the opposition. I will not, either directly or through agents, enter into a conference with these people. I simply decline to follow or heed the advice, or the suggestions or the requests of any body of men." What are you going to do? Don't you believe that is a fit case for compulsory arbitration? Commissioner W1-: r.'s'rock. The State under those circumstances might be justified in taking over the enterprise? Loud applause Chairman W.LsH (rising). If there is a repetition of that, I will have to ask the sergeant at arms to escort them from the room, because it is impossible for us to keep this under the tone that it ought to be kept if these outbreaks take place. I see the people that did it, and I am sure that they gave way to their emotions, but if it occurs again the sergeant at arms will have to escort them out of the room. Please bear that in mind and give us your cooperation in maintaining perfect order. It you are allowed to express your approval of something, directly some one will express their disapproval, and you understand, all of you, I know, that that makes for disorder. Proceed. Senator Pxrmasox. The State could only take over an enterprise under the exercise of the war power, or in amendment to the constitution----and I would doubt the constitutionality under the Constitution of the United States, of a...
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  • Paperback | 706 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 36mm | 1,238g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236965736
  • 9781236965738