Kentucky School Employees File Lawsuit

On October 6, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

The Commonwealth of Kentucky is neither a Right to Work nor forced dues state, so courageous school employees are fighting teacher union officials to return their forced dues dollars.  Will Collins has the story on the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation website.   With free legal assistance from National Right to Work Foundation […]

Official Time in Right to Work Virginia?

On October 5, 2015, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

The Center for National Labor Policy has unearthed evidence that Fairfax County, Virginia, is paying union officials to perform union business on the taxpayers’ dime.  The surprise is that since Virginia’s Right to Work Law prohibits monopoly bargaining for government employee unions.  Connor D. Wolf has the story in The Daily Caller Online. Public employees doing […]

‘Obviously, Unions Are Important to Elections and One Way Not to Get . . . Union Support Is to Go After Them Criminally’

On October 4, 2015, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

Roughly 16 months ago, a mob of Teamster union militants allegedly terrorized the cast and crew of the cooking-competition cable TV show Top Chef as they filmed an episode for the upcoming season in Milton, a town located in Boston’s greater metropolitan area. And on September 30, Mark Harrington, secretary-treasurer of Teamsters Local 25 in Boston, […]

NILRR Clipsheet October 2, 2015

On October 2, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Taxpayers fleeing Ohio, IRS report shows, September 30, 2015 State-to-state migration was a net drain of $1.2 billion on Ohio’s economy in 2011 and $1.1 billion in 2012. Almost 24,000 fewer IRS returns were filed in Ohio in 2013 than in 2011 as a result of Ohioans moving to other states. With the […]

Right To Work States Draw Workers

On September 28, 2015, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Stephen Moore, economic consultant at Freedom Works, details how Right to Work states are drawing workers from non-Right to Work states, in the Washington Times. The new Census data on where we live and where we moved to in 2014 shows that the top seven states with the biggest percentage increase in in-migration from other […]

Right to Work States Represent the Future of the U.S. Automotive Industry

On September 25, 2015, in NILRR Research, by Stan Greer

Long before the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis issued its state-by-state estimates for manufacturing output of motor vehicles, bodies and trailers and parts in 2013 (see the link below for more information), it was easy to predict the data would show more than 70% of U.S. auto production that year occurred in one […]

NILRR Clipsheet September 25, 2015

On September 25, 2015, in Davis-Bacon, News Clips, by CLJ

No more forced union dues for UAW autoworkers in 3 Midwest states, September 23, 2015 The United Auto Workers may extend its current contract with the Big Three automakers, but that doesn’t mean UAW-represented employees in Wisconsin, Michigan and Indiana have to continue to pay union dues. But the National Right to Work Legal […]