Political Appeal of Bashing American Unions May Have Peaked

  • Gallup poll finds support for labor at highest since 2008
  • Walker ended presidential campaign built on clash with workers

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker announces he is ending his White House bid on Sept. 21, 2015, in Madison.

Photographer: Andy Manis/Getty Images

Unions might never recover the strength they had decades ago, but recent signs suggest renewed support for labor, or at least an end to its run as a Republican bogeyman.

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