UAW Desperate to Keep Michigan Members

On October 13, 2014, in News Clips, by CLJ

If a union is working for its members, those members will not want to resign.  If it is not working for its members, they should not have to jump through hoops in order to resign. United Auto Workers Local 600, of Dearborn, Michigan, requires union members who wish to resign, to appear in person and […]

NILRR Clips October 10, 2014

On October 10, 2014, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Roy Exum: The UAW’s New Scab List The Chattanoogan Online, October 10, 2014 There is a special page that is popping up on union websites in right-to-work states such as Tennessee that is called “The Scab List,” according to an article in Washington. Glenn Taubmann, a lawyer at the National Right to Work Legal […]

NILRR Weekly News Clips August 1, 2013

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

Holden postal worker files complaint after dues still taken from paycheck despite quitting union Bangor Daily News Online, August 2, 2013 She said she could not discuss details of the charge because of the ongoing investigation. Staff attorneys from the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation provided Johnson with free legal assistance and helped […]

Kansas Union Members Are Still Getting a Bum Deal

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

Big Labor’s power in many states is so great it can make the government do its bidding, and make it virtually impossible for workers to resign their union membership.  Even in Kansas, a Right to Work State, where workers have the freedom to refrain from union support of membership, union bosses have rigged an agreement […]

Union Member: “It Sounds Like We’re Getting Robbed”

On January 14, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

Stanley Oubre, retired Boilermaker, may have been correct when he made this comment.  Again, another example of union bosses’ putting their own agenda before the needs of their members.  Do union bosses speak for their members? Luke Rosiak has the story in The Washington Times. There can be riches in standing up for the working […]

AFL-CIO and MoveOn Team Up on GOTV

On September 4, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

While the Democratic National Convention was not a temptation this year for the AFL-CIO, the union council has apparently teamed up with MoveOn to commandeer a get-out-the-vote effort.  How many millions in forced dues will be funneled into this effort is unknown, and it’s unlikely the amount will ever come to light.  What is sure […]

Labor Day is for Taxpayers, Not Unions

On September 2, 2012, in Forced-Dues for Politcs, News Clips, by CLJ

Matthew Brouillette, president and CEO of The Commonwealth Foundation, recognizes government employee labor unions’ forced dues power and Labor Day in the Patriot News:       As the sun sets on a sizzling summer, celebrations with family and friends will mark another Labor Day. But few citizens will recall or cheer the nationwide railroad union strike, featuring […]

“How Government Unions control America and rob Taxpayers Blind”

On September 1, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

A shocking look at the underside of government employee unions, Brad Decker interviews Mallory Factor on his best-selling book “Shadowbosses,” in The Washington Times. His new bestseller, “Shadowbosses,” shines the light on how “government unions control America and rob taxpayers blind.” You can find out more about Mr. Factor’s work at: malloryfactor.com. Decker: Your new […]