Labor union admits union ‘Fight for $15′ campaign will kill jobs

By   /  May 18, 2015  /  Arizona, Labor, National, News  /  No Comments

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A win for labor unions in their “Fight for $15″ campaign will mean some workers lose their jobs, a construction union said last week.

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How many lives does Nevada’s ‘Uber bill’ have left?

By   /  May 14, 2015  /  Labor, Nevada, State Government, Technology, transportation, Watchdog Arena  /  No Comments

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The “Uber bill,” or bills, facing Nevada lawmakers has turned into an unexpected drama as it makes its way through the Legislature.

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A $12-minimum wage mandate threatens entry-level workers

By   /  May 13, 2015  /  Government Regulation, Jobs + Growth, Labor, National, News  /  No Comments

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The $12 minimum wage proposed by Democrats in Congress would kill job opportunities for workers without much education or experience.

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One New Jersey union boss was paid $600,000 in 2014

By   /  May 7, 2015  /  Labor, National, New Jersey, New York, News, Pennsylvania  /  No Comments

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Thousands of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania workers helped pay union boss John Niccollai’s $573,299 salary last year, whether they knew it or not.

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Freedom’s just another word for mandatory dues, union says

By   /  April 30, 2015  /  Labor, National, News  /  No Comments

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Freedom means being forced to pay a union to keep your job.

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Labor unions take forced fees from 550,000 nonmembers

By   /  April 27, 2015  /  Labor, National, News  /  No Comments

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More than half a million workers were forced to pay labor unions in 2014, U.S. Department of Labor filings reveal.

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