Last year, public sector unions dodged a bullet after the U.S. Supreme Court deadlocked on the Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association (CTA) case that threatened to eliminate fair share fees, aka union dues, that support strong collective bargaining efforts. Before that it was the 2014 Harris v. Quinn case. Now the war on public sector unions has returned with Janus v. American […]
During his acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention, Donald Trump said he was running to stop the powerful from beating up on “those who cannot defend themselves.” Well, mere hours before making that speech, the Donald got busted in the chops for doing the very thing he claimed he wanted to end. He coughed […]
With the stroke of a pen, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is about to achieve his ultimate dream: Screwing the workers of his state once and for all. Early Friday morning, the Republican-controlled state assembly passed a bill which will make Wisconsin a right-to-work state. The final vote on the anti-union legislation was 62-35, and […]
But would the iconic liberal president approve of Governor Scott Walker (R-Wis.) and his aggressive union-busting?