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Progressives fight against the best chance for our education system

Betsy DeVos might be the failing American educational system best chance to escape the troubled policies pushed by teacher’s unions, but the unions are lobbying hard to pressure members of Congress to keep this warrior for educational reform out of the Trump administration. Democrats and Two Republicans are bought and paid for by the education lobby – this is your ...

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Big Labor Changes Horses

James Hoffa applauds Trump on TPP NAFTA

Unions have been unabashedly in the tank for the Democrat party for decades, but with President Trump’s pro-worker policies, big labor is shifting its allegiance and it could have election consequences for a long time. In a Sunday morning interview on Fox Business News, Teamsters Union president James Hoffa applauded President Trump for pulling out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Hoffa: ...

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The Myth of Expansive Workers’ Rights

For many, Labor Day is a chance to seize the remaining vestiges of summer- the final trip to the beach, the last picnic before the weather turns too crisp. But for many politicians and labor activists, it’s a chance to harp on the supposed horrors of American capitalism. Because apparently any wage below $15 an hour is exploitation. As are ...

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New bill would give union members choice in how dues are spent in elections

Bills have been introduced into the House and Senate that would allow union members to decide how their dues are donated to political efforts. Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Rep. Tom Price, (R-Ga) introduced The Employee Rights Act into their respective legislative bodies that would allow union members to choose whether or not their share of union dues go to certain candidates or ...

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National Labor Relations Board Ambushing the Workplace [Video]

A new set of regulations allows for some pretty scary tactics by unions. The new regulations allow “snap” elections, prohibit employers from presenting a competing case to unionization, forbids businesses from involving legal counsel and forces employers to turn over private information on workers. While recent rulings prevent the NLRB from providing worker’s information to political groups or telemarketers, it doesn’t prevent the “in-bed-with-Democrats” ...

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Walmart Encourages Grinch Accusations

Walmart is a corporation that generates strong opinion. Unions — and their wholly–owned subsidiary the Democrat Party — view Walmart as a rapacious corporation run by brutal overseers whose overriding goal is exploiting the working class. Many Republican officeholders view Walmart as a corporation run by a bunch of cheap so–and–sos who won’t make large campaign contributions and hire refugees ...

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Happy American Dream Day?

Most of you know today as Labor Day. What exactly is Labor Day? Sounds like a day to celebrate work, but it isn’t. Maybe it’s a day where we celebrate the ability for women to give birth? Nope, not that either. Labor Day isn’t just a day off with pay. And it’s not BBQ at the beach or a celebration ...

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MAN OF STEEL JOINS A UNION!!

Liberals think unions are great, and everyone should be in one, right? Well, let’s see how the world would be if there was a Super Heroes Union, shall we? Steven Crowder thought you’d all like to know what a unionized “Man of Steel” looks like…

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Obamacare Fall Out: Roofers Union Wants Repeal

Public Press Release from the Roofers Union President Kinsey Robinson: ROOFERS UNION SEEKS REPEAL/REFORM OF AFFORDABLE CARE ACT WASHINGTON, DC—ROOFERS’ UNION SEEKS REPEAL/REFORM OF AFFORDABLE CARE ACT Cites Loss of Benefits to Members; Harm to Industry and Multi-employer Health Plans Washington, DC – United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers International President Kinsey M. Robinson issued the following statement ...

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Twinkies strike back: Unions are weakening

After the Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers and Gran Millers International Union attempted to extort Hostess out of unfair and expensive concessions, union workers will be left out of jobs as twinkies return to production. NBCNEWS.COM reports that “Twinkies are coming back—but under a new management that vows to use nonunion workers.” A third of Hostess’ production was union labor, but ...

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Bought & Paid For, Part II

National and local unions have taken over the Minnesota legislature. The elections of 2012 saw an unprecedented $100 million dollars spent by large employee unions throughout the United States. More than $11 million of that money was spent in Minnesota. Bought and Paid For… Minnesota Legislature lists some of the powerful democrats who are pushing bills through legislative committees that ...

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Dear Hostess Workers, How’s that Job Search Coming?

The buyout firms Apollo Global Management, LLC and Metropoulos & Co. have agreed to purchase the Hostess and Dolly Madison cake brands, including Twinkies. Recall that after the Hostess company closed its plants and declared bankruptcy after its unions went on strike in November. The proposed buyout includes the brands, bakeries and some of the equipment but requires bankruptcy court ...

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Union Membership Plummets

It’s not your dad’s union anymore. The strength of the unions during the 50’s or 80’s is long gone. The nation’s labor unions suffered sharp declines in membership last year, led by losses among public sector workers in financially struggling states and municipalities. According to the Bureau of Labor union rates are at the lowest level since the 1930’s. Union ...

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Chicago Teachers Union President: ‘Off With Their Heads!’

Oh, the tolerance that oozes from the hypocritical leftists! Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis giving the keynote speech at the Illinois Labor History Society’s 2012 Union Hall of Honor, where she talks about the 19th Century Union leaders being “ready to kill” those who opposed the unions in that day. When someone claps, she seems to get a bit ...

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Abject union thuggery

We’ve all seen the video of the Lansing, Michigan union protests.  They’re mad that Gov. Rick Snyder passed a right-to-work law, which would curtail the power unions have in the state.  It’s Wisconsin reloaded.  However, the level of thuggery and violence has reached a whole new level.  Union supporters thought that they could really make a difference in this debate ...

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