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Today’s News & Commentary — March 16

The National Labor Relations Board granted graduate student unions at Columbia University and The New School a review of the decision to dismiss their petitions for union recognition, … 423 more words

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SHOCK VIDEO: FORMER DEM CANDIDATE CALLS FOR ‘ARMED MILITANTS’ DURING WI ANTI-RIGHT TO WORK PROTEST

Union protesters proved once again they are unable to replicate the massive crowds generated during Wisconsin’s historic 2011 Act 10 debate

MADISON, Wis. – On the final day of legislative debate over a proposed Right to Work law in Wisconsin, union protesters proved once again they are unable to replicate the massive crowds generated during Wisconsin’s historic 2011 Act 10 debate. 206 more words

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The Legal Problem with Wisconsin's Right-to-Work Law (and what to do about it)

Wisconsin is about to pass a right-to-work law. Yesterday, Rachel provided an excellent background on this bill. Here, I want to make just a couple of comments. 730 more words

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Today's News & Commentary — March 3, 2015

According to The Wisconsin State JournalWisconsin law makers will likely vote Thursday on a proposed bill that would strip private unions in that state of their ability to charge mandatory fees of all workers that they represent. 326 more words

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Today’s News & Commentary — February 27

The LA Times reports that news of Wisconsin’s impending right-to-work law would make the state the 25th state in the country to abolish union fees. The move is part of Republican Governor Scott Walker’s platform, which “some see as strong enough to carry him to the presidential nomination.” Conservatives argue that no one should be forced to join a union or pay its fees.  408 more words

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Today's News and Commentary — February 9

Breitbart reports that the Labor Department has announced that 235 union pension funds may lack the assets necessary to pay 80 percent of their promised benefits. 379 more words

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