File 2: Opinion of Chairman Cabaniss
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Dissenting Opinion of Chairman Cabaniss:
I write separately to explain why I disagree with the finding as to the Union's Objection. February 24, 2005 was followed by three non-workdays - the Friday when the employees were not at work per their compressed work schedule and the weekend, when the employees also were not at work (all as noted by the Regional Director in his decision). See Regional Director's Decision (Decision) at 3. I conclude the "six days" finding by the Regional Director both wrong and misleading, as the Union had only three workdays prior to the election with which to respond to the erroneous assertions.
I note that in the Authority's decision in Army & Air Force