Monopoly Bargaining Hurts Everyone

On July 8, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

San Bernadino Firefighter union boss ignores the facts and demands the city come up with more revenue, depsite the fac the city filed for bankruptcy in 2012.  Monopoly bargaining is sanctioned by a charter which calls for government employee salaries to be decided by an archaic formula which has allowed for government employee raises even […]

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, […]

Labor Protestors Funded by Taxpayers, Supported by Union Bosses

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

Union bosses are not only taking advantage of forced dues, but taxpayer dollars, to promote their agenda.  Eric Boehm has the story on reason.com. Using a combination of federal grants and grants from left-leaning organizations, the Restaurant Opportunity Center, or ROC, is technically a charitable nonprofit and not a union. But their pro-worker messages, anti-employer […]

Pennsylvania Union Bosses Fight Privatization

On January 2, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

Pennsylvania United Food and Commercial Workers union officials are opposing legislation that will privatize liquor sales in Pennsylvania. Government control of liquor has been a plum victory for union bosses.  They have given thousands in forced dues to both Republican and Democrat lawmakers to keep carrying water for forced unionism. Eric Boehm, reason.com, has the story. The United […]