Labor Relations INK May 2017

Labor Relations INK May 2017

In this issue: Make It Go Away AFL-CIO Skews the Facts Union Money Shell Game Fight For $15 Insight, Scoreboard, Sticky Fingers and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. ********** Labor Relations Insight by Phil Wilson Can...
AFL-CIO Skews The Facts

AFL-CIO Skews The Facts

The AFL-CIO recently released “Executive Paywatch” report continues to misrepresent to the American public the difference between CEO pay in the U.S. with that of employees. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average U.S. chief executive earns $194,350....
Labor Relations INK March 2017

Labor Relations INK March 2017

In this issue: It’s All Academic AFL-CIO Headquarters Staff Dwindles Longshoremen Union Out of Step with Membership Insight, Fight for $15, SEIU Watch and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. Labor Relations Insight...

AFL-CIO Headquarters Staff Dwindles

In the wake of increasingly lower union member numbers, the mother ship itself is being forced into some changes. Late last month, AFL-CIO headquarters confirmed that it would dismiss “several dozens” of its roughly 400 person staff. Of the workers that remain, a...
Labor Relations INK – February 2017

Labor Relations INK – February 2017

In this issue: Union Membership Drops Yet Again Just Another Lazy Union Afternoon… Union Pension Turmoil Insight, Right-to-Work, Sticky Fingers and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. ********** Labor Relations Insight by...