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Unformatted text preview: 1) Britain has national labor union called the Trade Union Congress a) Labor party launched it 2) In the 1970s when economic trouble hit, the government brought together the TUC and the CBI (Industry) to hammer out a deal a) TUC agreed to freeze wages in return for the governments promise to keep unemployment low b) This agreement broke down - - the failure of corporatism i) Unions that belonged to the TUC refused to go along with the deal ii) Because of this unions have become much less popular and now they are weakened...
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- Fall '07