On the heels of the Texas court’s ruling earlier this week, and with more than a month of experience with the NLRB’s new election rule behind us, I thought it would be interesting to find out what the data actually shows is happening under the new rule.  So, yesterday I turned to Susan Connelly of PTI Labor Research (PTI) to get her insights on that question.  Susan, as the Executive Director of PTI, collects and analyzes petition and election data from the NLRB on a daily basis.  Susan told me that PTI’s databases contain 25 years of NLRB case filings.  Thus, the data is a helpful source to identify trends.  Here is what Susan had to say:

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