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A recent study by PewResearch found that a majority (64 percent) of Americans support labor unions and believe that they are a necessary part of America’s workforce. But to what extent? Oscar Weil former executive director of the Illinois Federation of Teachers joins Al to talk about his new book, "Teachers Beyond the Law": How Teachers Changed Their World. Oscar details how he put IFT on the forefront of public worker litigation as well as his views on the current state of labor today. So tune in this Sunday September 16 at 10:30 for "The Public Eye".