On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, President Trump picked William Emanuel, 75, to fill one of the two vacancies on the National Labor Relations Board. The NLRB is currently controlled by Democrats, with a 2-1 majority. When there are no vacancies, the Board is filled with three members from the President’s party and two from the opposing party.
Emanuel was an employment lawyer at an employer-friendly law firm in Los Angeles. He has represented trade groups and employers before the NLRB for many years.
Trump has also nominated Republican Marvin Kaplan for Continue reading