The United Steelworkers of America, a national union, had a provision in its constitution that…


The United Steelworkers of America, a national consolidation, had a arrangement in its nature that imposed requirements to be pleasant antecedently a part could run for commencement positions in national affiliates. The appropriation was that to be prime to be a national dignitary, the consolidation part must possess attended at smallest one-half of the recognized national meetings for the three years antecedent to the choice. Is this exclusion allowable? (Local 3489 United Steelworkers of America v. Usery, 97 S. Ct. 611)