NILRR Right to Work News August 17, 2018


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U.S. DOL Criminal LMRDA Enforcement Actions

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After Supreme Court labor union ruling, non-members want dues payments back Fox Business News Online, August 16, 2018 In California, the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation is representing a class-action lawsuit of more than 30,000 workers who are suing the Service Employees International Union and seeking reimbursement. The vice president…(Read More)

Down but not out: Look for right-to-work to be resurrected, August 08, 2018 Tuesday night’s vote was a big win for unions, which The Associated Press says spent millions of dollars in recent weeks to convince Missourians that right-to-work is bad for the Show Me State. “I’ve…(Read More)


US Supreme Court ruling in union dues impacts case in Oregon, July 30, 2018 Debora Nearman, a systems analyst with the Department of Fish and Wildlife, said in her lawsuit filed in April in federal court that the state’s practice of forcing her to pay fees to fund union activity violated her…(Read More)

Group wants California union to hand $100 million back to state workers, July 20, 2018 The National Right to Work Foundation in a new court filing attached to an ongoing lawsuit is demanding that SEIU Local 1000 return the money to about 40,000 current and former state workers because the union allegedly…(Read More)


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)


Right-to-work nonprofit threatens lawsuits against officials still collecting “fair-share fees” for unions, July 12, 2018 Last month’s Supreme Court ruling in the Janus v. AFSCME case made it illegal for public unions to take what’s been called “fair-share fees” from non-union members as a condition of…(Read More)

AFTERMATH OF THE JANUS DECISION Comments from RJL regarding this bill. “Higgins is wrong about this bill. It wouldn’t “strip workers of rights won under” Janus. It couldn’t because it would be unconstitutional under Janus if it did attempt that. However, the bill is nonetheless pernicious because it would federally impose monopoly public…(Read More)