Labor Relations INK January 2016

Labor Relations INK January 2016

In this issue: New Blood Operating Engineers Blackballs Employee CWA Throws In The Towel At IBM Mixed Media SEIU Watch, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard, Insight and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. ********** Labor...
Labor Relations INK December 2015

Labor Relations INK December 2015

In this issue: Tension In The UAW Whistlin’ Dixie Media Overtaken By Big Labor? Teamster Beat SEIU Watch, Sticky Fingers, Insight and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site.   ********** Labor Relations Insight By Phil Wilson...
Union Bailout Update – December 2015

Union Bailout Update – December 2015

As if the Fight for Fifteen wasn’t enough, the retail, food service and cleaning industries face another spectre in the form of the “Schedules That Work Act” introduced by Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA).  Under the bill, employees are given the “right” to have more say...
Tension In The UAW

Tension In The UAW

You heard us say last month that the UAW’s success pushing through their collective bargaining agreements with the Big Three, eliminating the two-tier wage system, has some people expecting those same companies to move auto production to Mexico. Today, we’d like to...
Phil on UAW Win at Volkswagen

Phil on UAW Win at Volkswagen

In a Times Free Press article, published yesterday, Phil addresses the question: “What does the UAW vote mean for VW and auto manufacturing across the country?” His response addresses the fact that UAW’s fight is not over. The determining factor in...