Posts Posts by: "NILRR Staff"

2018 USDOL Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) On September 12, 2018, in the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, Spartanburg Division, Dana Quinn Roush, former President of American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Local  403 (located in Spartanburg, S.C.), was charged with one count of embezzlement in the amount of…(Read More)

On July 25, 2018, in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the Department filed suit against the International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) Local 1408 (located in Jacksonville, Fla.).  The lawsuit seeks to nullify the union’s December 11, 2017 regular election of officers. The complaint alleges that Local 1408 violated…(Read More)


The last week of February ended with the gaveled submission of the United States Supreme Court case Janus v. AFSCME.  The Petitioner Mark Janus asked the country’s Highest Court to end the forced dues permissions found in the 1977 Abood v. Detroit Board of Education Supreme Court that compulsory union fees can exist while…(Read More)


The National Institute for Labor Relations Research senior research associate Stan Greer recently published some of his findings at CNSNews.  According to Mr. Greer, aggregate employment growth in the 22 states that had still not adopted Right to Work legislation as of the end of last year grew by less than half the Right to…(Read More)


Holding up Missouri’s Right To Work Law is costing Missourians thousands of job opportunities. Missouri and national union bosses have created an anti-Right to Work barricade preventing Missourians from prospering under their state’s year-old law prohibiting forced union dues and fees. Sadly, but predictably, Big Labor’s actions are costing Missourians…(Read More)


Right to Work = Better Quality of Life when measured by:  Percentage Growth in Total Private Sector, Non-Farm Employment (2005-2015); Percentage Growth in the Number of People Employed (2006-2016); Growth in Manufacturing, Private-Sector Payroll Employment (2011-2016); Cost of Living-Adjusted Per Capita Disposable Personal Income (2016); New Privately-Owned Single-Unit…(Read More)