NILRR Weekly News Clips, December 20, 2013

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

One Breach of Basic Legal Principles Doesn’t Warrant Another, December 15, 2013 Unfortunately, in the U.S. federal labor policy routinely breaches the personal right to choose one’s own representative. If a majority of the front-line employees in a workplace sign authorization cards indicating they wish to be represented by a particular union on compensation […]

Pennsylvania Teacher Union Officials Hurting Students

On November 16, 2013, in Forced-Dues for Politcs, News Clips, NILRR Research, by CLJ

Matt Brouillette of the Commonwealth Foundation, demonstrates how teacher union officials are hurting students by preventing school reform, and pressing more and more teachers into paying for agendas they do not believe in.  But, then, Pennsylvania allows union officials to collect dues from teachers in agency shop districts.  The story is in The Hill. Teachers’ […]

NILRR Weekly News Clips, November 15, 2013

On November 15, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

      U.S. Supreme Court To Consider Breaking Up The Union Boss “Neutrality Agreement” Racket, November 13, 2013 It’s the little known Unite Here Local 355 vs. Mulhall case which might end up packing a lot of legal punch once the dust settles at the high court.  Union bosses, for a long time […]

It’s ‘Labor’ Day, Not ‘Union’ Day

On September 1, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

Mark Mix, President, National Right to Work Legal  Defense Foundation Labor Day is about celebrating workers, not  union bosses.  But as union bosses rush for face time to show they “stand  with workers,” what is often forgotten on Labor Day is why 93 percent of  private-sector workers have chosen not to stand with a union […]

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 16, 2013

On August 16, 2013, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Job, Income Data Indicate Right to Work Laws Economically Beneficial National Institute for Labor Relations Research Right to Work Fact Sheet, August 13, 2013 As of the end of 2012, 22 states had Right to Work laws on the books prohibiting the termination of employees for refusal to pay dues or fees to an unwanted […]

Union Officials Perpetuate Misinformation

On August 13, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

Larry Sand does a great job exposing the fallacy of the union officials’ view of Right to Work in The unions, with all their pro-worker chatter, hate the fact that in some places, employees actually have a choice whether to join or not. As Stan Greer, senior research associate for the National Institute for […]

NILRR Weekly Clipsheet July 12, 2013

On July 12, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Right to Work and a Test for Republicans Wall Street Journal, June 14, 2013 Still, a ranking of 22nd out of 50 states leaves plenty of room for improvement and begs the question: What do the top 10 states for business—Texas, Florida, North Carolina, Tennessee, Indiana, Arizona, Virginia, South Carolina, Nevada and Georgia—have in […]