Two counts of extortion have been added to the litany of charges leveled at members of the powerful Ironworkers Local 401 union in Philadelphia.Read More →
Pennsylvania state House members can go ahead and slice some more limes for the beers and order more pina coladas.Read More →
By Bre Payton | Watchdog.org
OAKLAND, Calif. — City Council members who voted in favor of a labor-backed minimum-wage hike proposal get their campaign donations and research from wage hike activists and labor unions.
The Oakland City Council earlier this week voted against a competing, more moderate proposal in order to ensure that a ballot measure to increase [...]
The city of Santa Fe has committed to spending up to $100,000 in taxpayer money to bring the reality TV show “The Bachelor” to town.Read More →
When the Republican-controlled Legislature passed Gov. Scott Walker’s landmark collective bargaining reform bill, known as Act 10, in March 2011, the nation’s largest government-worker union shook its fist and declared that Wisconsin’s organized labor war was far from over.Read More →