By Dustin Hurst |Watchdog.org
LANSING, Mich. – Members of the Taylor Federation of Teachers in Taylor, Mich., have worked without a collective bargaining agreement since 2010, when the last one expired. But suddenly, in February, the union set aside three years of squabbling when it quickly ratified two new agreements, a 4-year collective bargaining deal and a [...]
By Kevin Mooney | Watchdog.org
Be sure you fit the profile before seeking out new opportunities in Barack Obama’s America.
Put another way, “White Males Need Not Apply.”
This is central message behind the race and gender quotas now operating at the federal level that make it necessary for federal officials to profile Americans doing business with the [...]
EAST LANSING, MICH. — On the Michigan State University campus here Saturday, they hooted and hollered, but these faithful union activists could never grab the attention of the object of their ire.
Republican Gov. Rick Snyder.
Planted firmly outside the MSU Breslin Center, these loyal union backers cast their furious scorn at the governor.
“Hey hey, ho ho, right-to-work has got to go,” they chanted.Read More →
Part 3 of 9 in the series Right to Work
By Dustin Hurst | Watchdog.org
LANSING, Mich. — Lend an ear to union disciples for a few moments and you might come to believe that this week’s right-to-work tangle came out of thin air, a broadside attack on the working class.
“On Thursday, the bill just came out of [...]
By Yaël Ossowski | Watchdog.org
LANSING, Michigan — Ending the battle as easily as it began, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday signed into law “right-to-work” measures that will allow employees to freely choose whether to belong to a union.
The bill was signed just hours after it was passed by both the House and Senate, unprovoked by [...]