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Missouri poised to pass right-to-work legislation; New Hampshire up next

By   /  January 20, 2017  /  Economy, Kentucky, Labor, Missouri, New Hampshire, News  /  No Comments

“We’re pretty confident this year,” Greg Mourad, vice president of the National Right to Work Committee, told Watchdog.org. “I do expect it to pass.”

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Advocates ready to defend Kentucky’s right-to-work law

By   /  January 10, 2017  /  Jobs + Growth, Kentucky, Labor, News  /  No Comments

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The staff of the foundation will offer free legal advice to Kentucky workers, and its attorneys are prepared to defend the law from expected legal challenges brought by union officials, as it has done in Michigan, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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Scariest People of 2016: No. 6-Lafe Solomon

By   /  December 28, 2016  /  Federal government, Labor, News, Regulations  /  No Comments

Part 5 of 10 in the series Scariest People of 2016 2016 might go down as one of the most unusual years in the history of American politics. Voters chose historic change, but in all too many ways, it was business as usual. Too many bureaucrats still put their own interests over the interests of […]

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Scariest People of 2016: No. 9-Jerry Oleksiak

By   /  December 26, 2016  /  Education, Labor, News, Pennsylvania, State Budgets, State Government  /  No Comments

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Part 3 of 10 in the series Scariest People of 2016 2016 might go down as one of the most unusual years in the history of American politics. Voters chose historic change, but in all too many ways, it was business as usual. Too many bureaucrats still put their own interests over the interests of […]

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SEIU Texas files for bankruptcy after losing suit

By   /  December 6, 2016  /  Judiciary, Labor, News, Texas  /  No Comments

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SEIU Texas filed for bankruptcy over the weekend following a $7.8 million judgement in a lawsuit brought by a janitorial service company the union sought to destroy.

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Workers sue after union bosses ignore vote ending forced dues payment

By   /  December 6, 2016  /  District of Columbia, Labor  /  No Comments

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Two security guards at the Ronald Reagan building in Washington, D.C., are suing after their union bosses ignored a vote that eliminated the forced dues clause from the workplace bargaining agreement.

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