AFSCME’s War on Workers & Taxpayers: A Look Inside The AFSCME Playbook
Last year, when Larry Scanlon, the Director of Political Operations for one of the nation’s largest government unions, the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), stated “the
Union Threats & Mob Actions Shut Down $200 Million Washington Port Indefinitely
A few days ago, it was noted how union tensions were escalating in the port town of Longview, Washington as members of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union have been protesting
Obama Calls For Bi-Partisanship As OFA Barnstorms Wisconsin On GOP Recalls
On its main page this weekend, the Obama campaign website, barackobama.com, is featuring a video of the President calling for a bi-partisan approach to spending and taxing our way into bankruptcy.
Obama’s Billionairess Union-Busting Buddy Turns Heat On Strikers! [Updated]
Assuming she has outside advisers advising her, Barack Obama’s Money Maven, Penny Pritzker, is exactly the type of individual Labor Secretary Hilda Solis will likely be targeting when the Department of Labor
Big Easy Union Boss: South is Anti-Union Because of “Plantation Mentality”
It it is worth noting that Clay Leon is the Financial Secretary/Business Manager of IBEW, Local 130 in Lousiana. According to the IBEW’s reports with the Department of Labor, Mr.
Tensions Escalate in Washington Port Union Battle Over Jobs
To say that the International Longshore and Warehouse Union is a militant union would be something of an understatement. Following the deadly 1934 West Coast Waterfront Strike (of which the ILWU
Solving the NLRB Ambush Election and Card-Check Issues in One Fell Swoop
This week, on Monday and Tuesday, an “open meeting” occurred at President Obama’s National Labor Relations Board over the NLRB’s proposal to move toward ambush elections. Though largely a waste
AFSCME: The Big Green Dog Behind Big Government & Higher Taxes
Across the nation, states, counties, and municipalities are facing a fiscal calamity. Even before the 2008 economic meltdown, many states were facing a sea of red ink due to over-promising,
NJ Cops’ Union Files Internal Charges Against Lawmaker For Supporting Reform
As unbelievable as this may sound, a union boss with New Jersey’s Police Benevolent Association (a union that represents police in Monmouth County, NJ) is pressing charges within the union
Obama’s Labor Board: We Prosecute Dead People Too…
If you thought the union extremists at the National Labor Relations Board were a little…er…extreme, wait until you get a load of this latest example of an agency run amok.
Family Feud: Airline Unions Accuse Each Other of Union Busting
With nearly $1 million per month in union dues up for grabs, it’s a winner-takes-all contest of which union gets its hands into the pockets of nearly 25,000 flight attendants.
Random Acts of Vandalism Cause Teamsters To Postpone Funeral Directors’ Strike
As late as Monday, the Teamster-represented funeral directors, embalmers and livery drivers from four Chicago-area nursing home were prepared to walk out on strike on Tuesday over an impasse in
NLRB Plans Conference at Posh DC Hotel on the Taxpayers’ Dime
Perhaps it’s because the union extremists at the National Labor Relations Board have 40% less work than their predecessors in 2001, yet have nearly $67 million more in their budget, that
As Their ROI Slips, Democrats Find Unions Less Giving of Members’ Money
What’s the purpose of buying a Democrat if they just don’t deliver the goods? That’s been union bosses’ ham-fisted message to Democrats for a couple of months now: If Democrats
NLRB Expands July 18-19 Open Meeting on Ambush Election Proposal
Attention job creators (and those who do not want a union in their work lives): If you are concerned about the Obama administration’s latest assault on America’s job creators, as well