[Excerpt] Walton then approached the trustees of the jointlymanaged union pension fund, and showed how the fund could act as both developer and banker and could invest in major construction projects which would be built 100% union. The management trustees initially balked at the idea, but the persistent and forceful Walton eventually had his way.
"Building Union With Pension Money,"
Labor Research Review:
10, Article 7.
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