Obama Spin Machine Can Easily Fool Mainstream Media, But Supreme Court Will Be Tougher

On May 3, 2013, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

Did Hensarling Force Obama’s Hand On “Recess” Appointments? – OpenMarket.org In late April the Obama Administration finally got around to offering a legal response to a stern rebuke it had received from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit back on January 25. Early in his first presidential term, Barack Obama began using […]

NLRB Attempts Overturn of Supreme Knox Case

On December 28, 2012, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

In an unprecedented power grab, Obama’s all-Democrat National Labor Relations Board, has ruled nonunion workers cannot request an accounting of where their union dures are going:  The Washington Times has the story: But Big Labor may have won the battle that matters the most: the presidential election. In the last month, the White House has since […]

For Unions, Labor Day Is About Grabbing More Power

On September 1, 2012, in Forced-Dues for Politcs, News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Mark Mix president of the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, writes in investors.com Labor Day editorial:         Most Americans realize that Labor Day is about celebrating workers, not union bosses. But that won’t stop Big Labor’s apologists from seizing the spotlight to demand more power. Fact is, modern unions are built on the […]

Labor Day Statement: “Union Officials Are Mounting A Billion Dollar Campaign to Reelect President Barack Obama”

On August 31, 2012, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Forced-dues funded billion dollar machine enables union officials to wield immense political clout, even though voluntary union membership continues to steadily decline Washington, DC (August 31, 2012) – Mark Mix, President of the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation and National Right to Work Committee, released the following statement regarding this year’s Labor Day […]

C-TEN President Larry Sand Blasts SEIU, Praises Knox Decision

On July 5, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

Retired school teacher and former agency fee payor, Larry Sand, a noted author, works tirelessly on behalf of  teachers who just want the freedom to teach.   He serves as president of the California Teacher Empowerment Network, a non profit, non partisan group dedicated to dishing up fair and balanced information to all California teachers.      […]

Chemerinsky: High Court’s Union Dues Case May Change the Political Landscape

On July 3, 2012, in Forced-Dues for Politcs, News Clips, by CLJ

Constitutional law expert Erwin Chereminsky, in The ABA Journal, cites several cases won by the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, comments on the importance of the Knox v. SEIU Supreme Court decision:     Amid the blockbuster decisions of the last two weeks of the U.S. Supreme Court’s term, a decision that received little media […]

Even Samuel Gompers Rejected Coercion

On June 28, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

 John Hayward, in Human Events Online, takes Washington Post columnist Harold Meyerson to task for his failure to distinguish between coercion and voluntarism.  Even Samuel Gompers, founder of the American Federation of Labor, which later merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations to become the AFL-CIO, understood the difference.       An unhappy Harold Meyerson, writing for […]

Newsclips – June 22, 2012 Commemorating The Knox Decision – National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation

On June 22, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

U.S. SC rejects union’s argument Legal Newsline.com, June 21, 2012          W. James Young, who argued the case before the court on behalf of the petitioners, was very pleased by the Supreme Court’s judgment. Young is an attorney with the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, which provided free legal assistance to the petitioners. “We […]