Holy Frappucino! SEIU Chapter Made Members Vote For Officers At…Starbucks?!?
A lesson in how to suppress votes….union style. As a union member, would you find it odd that you were being asked to vote for your union’s officers while waiting for your Venti Caramel Machiatto and Vegetable & Fontiago Breakfast Sandwich at the local Starbucks? If you answered ‘yes,’ and do think voting for union officers at a Starbucks does sound a bit odd, you | Read More »
SEIU’s Becker Wrongly Splits Hairs on His Refusal to Recuse Himself on SEIU cases
Earlier this week, we pointed out SEIU-attorney-turned-NLRB-member Craig Becker’s seeming violation of his ethics pledge by ruling on a case involving the SEIU, in breach of the two year moratorium. A mere five days later, in another case (ironically involving the SEIU again), Becker takes the chance to address his critics with thumb planted firmly on nose. Becker states that the reason he is (and, | Read More »
The Chicago Way on Trial: Blago, Obama & the SEIU
If you ever catch on fire, try to avoid seeing yourself in the mirror, because I bet that’s what really throws you into a panic. Jack Handey Summers are generally known as a time for forest fires and where there’s smoke, there’s usually a fire burning. Right now, as waves of oil splash along the coastlines of the southeastern United States, there are large plumes | Read More »
Card Check Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them
Cross-posted on 1-888-No-Union.com’s blog From the Truth About EFCA blog: OK, that title was borrowed from the book by now-Senator Al Franken. But it’s a good title to kick off what is a sadly continuing discussion on just how far proponents of card check (in the form of the Employee Free Choice Act) will push the bounds of honesty. So far, it appears they | Read More »