Posts Posts by: "NILRR Staff"

2018 USDOL Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) On June 27, 2018, in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, Annette Jones, former Secretary-Treasurer of American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Local 331 (located in Perry Point, Md.), was indicted on one count of bank fraud, two counts of mail fraud…(Read More)

On June 18, 2018, in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, the Department filed suit against National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) Branch 19 (located in New Haven, Conn.).  The lawsuit seeks to nullify the local’s December 20, 2017 election for the offices of president and two trustees.  The complaint…(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)