What is a Worker Co-Op?
Simply put, it is the most democratic way to run any business!
Mr. Carrigan wants to bring to the House floor legislation that will promote, support, and protect the growth of worker co-ops in the United States. He plans on doing this in three primary ways:
- Propose federal legislation that gives employees the first right of refusal when a company decides it will close, sell off its assets, or attempt to move production overseas.
- Propose federal legislation that protects workers who develop and maintain their worker co-op by giving them a seat at bidding table for contracts, making it illegal for other corporate entities to "muscle out" or keep hidden potential contracts from worker co-ops and unions.
- Propose federal legislation that
Why support Worker Co-Ops?
When everyone has "skin in the game", everyone wins!