NILRR Weekly Newsclips, March 21, 2014

On March 24, 2014, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Bus company cuts ties with union in Spring Grove Hanover (PA) Evening Sun, March 14, 2014 More than half the drivers of Teamsters Local 776 signed a petition asking that they no longer be represented by the union, according to Aaron Solem, legal counsel for drivers circulating the petition. That, he said, is an […]

NILRR Weekly News Clips, February 7, 2014

On February 7, 2014, in News Clips, by CLJ

Worker Advocate Reacts to Volkswagen’s Request for NLRB Union Election, February 3, 2014 Mark Mix, President of the National Right to Work Foundation, issued the following statement after the announcement today that Volkswagen America has petitioned the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for a rapid-fire United Auto Workers (UAW) unionization election in its Chattanooga […]

Union Bosses Pour Money into California Mayoral Campaign

On January 21, 2014, in News Clips, by CLJ

Millions in forced dues are being poured into the San Diego mayoral race by union bosses.  Mark Walker of, has the story: Of the more than $3.3 million Alvarez and independent expenditure committees working on his behalf have amassed since the campaign began before the November election, nearly 82 percent has come from union sources and […]

Future Employees, Employers Are Migrating to Right to Work States

On January 9, 2014, in Fact Sheets, NILRR Research, Right To Work, by NILRR Staff

Compulsory-Unionism States’ ‘Under 18’ Population Is on Track to Plummet by 2.16 Million From 2010 to 2020 By Stan Greer (Click to download Adobe pdf file) U.S. Census Bureau data covering the period from July 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013, the three most recent years now available, suggest that the population-growth advantage of Right […]

California Government Union Head Refuses to Divulge Records

On December 20, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

California taxpayers are, once again, at the mercy of a union official who scoffs at the an audit of two non profit trusts he heads.  Jack Dolan has the story in the Los Angeles Times. The politically powerful head of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s largest union has refused to cooperate with […]

San Bernadino Declares Bankruptcy

On August 31, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

The California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) is protesting San Bernardino’s bankruptcy case, pointing out it’s their job to protect the pension fund.  Who protects taxpayers from CalPERS and union officials who demand more and more money from taxpayers and unwilling union  members, to provide more and more outrageous benefits to them? And, as the author points out, […]

NILRR Weekly News Clips August 30, 2013

On August 30, 2013, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

    National Right to Work Committee to Hold Candlelight Vigil at AFL-CIO Headquarters Online candlelight vigil to commemorate victims of union violence being held at Washington, DC (August 30, 2013) – Friday afternoon, Mark Mix, president of the National Right to Work Committee, will be making a speech to launch a candlelight vigil […]

NILRR News Clips August 23, 2013

On August 23, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Ohio Governor Has No Credible Excuse For Waving the White Flag on Right to Work August 17th, 2013 An Ohio Prescription for GOP: Lower Taxes, More Aid for Poor   Scientific polling ind[...] Cities With Greatest Bankruptcy Risks Overwhelmingly Located in Forced-Unionism States August 19th, 2013 20 Cities That May Face Bankruptcy After Detroit – Earlier […]