Veterans Administration “Official Time” Employees To Return To Work

On June 12, 2014, in News Clips, by CLJ

Congressman Jeff Miller, Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs (VA), has requested that all VA employees performing “official time” or union work, return to tending to VA affairs.  With 271 employees devoted solely to working on union businesss, the Department of Veterans Affairs employs the largest number of “official time” employees.  Mark Flatten has the […]

NILRR Weekly News Clips May 24, 2013

On May 24, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

      Tennessee helps lead resurgence in U.S. manufacturing jobs blogs.tennessean.com, May 23, 2013 Tennessee was among the leaders in U.S. manufacturing resurgence during the first quarter of 2013, with a nearly 5 percent gain in jobs over the same period last year, according to a report from IHS Global Insight. Left Blames NLRB […]

In Camden, Not Fighting Crime Pays

On August 31, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

The situation with police union officials in Camden, New Jersey, just keeps getting worse.  NILRR previously reported on the mayor’s decision to make union officials actually work as officers in order to alleviate the rank and file officers’ being overworked.  The city will receive its protection from the non-union Camden County police force.  LaborPains.org has […]

New Jersey Mayor Alleviates Rank and Files’ Burden

On August 10, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

What better way to relieve police and firefighter rank-and-file union members who are overworked?  Send their union officials back onto the street.  Camden, New Jersey’s mayor is putting a stop to “official time” for union officials on the city’s police and firefighter forces.  NJ.com has the details:                                                                                            Mayor Dana Redd mayor is telling officials in […]