Labor Relations Ink September 2017

Labor Relations Ink September 2017

In this issue: Perception & Reality Do As I Say… Never Squander A Good Crisis Who Needs Another Social Network? SEIU Watch, Insight, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. ********** Labor...
Never Squander A Good Crisis

Never Squander A Good Crisis

In a blatant attempt to capitalize on the catastrophe of Hurricane Harvey, the SEIU once again shows its true colors. The SEIU-funded Texas Organizing Project Education Fund launched the Hurricane Harvey Community Relief Fund, not to distribute anything that would...

Auto Workers

In last month’s issue of INK, we covered the federal investigation of Virdell King and other UAW officials in the Fiat Chrysler National Training Center case, where $4.5 million was skimmed from the program. This month, former UAW Local 2419 president was sentenced to...

Auto Workers

For the first time since the Auto Worker’s 2014 attempt to organize the Chattanooga, Tenn. Volkswagen plant, the union held a representation vote in the South. And lost. Again. This time at Nissan’s plant in Canton, Miss. Despite receiving only 37% of the vote, many...

SEIU Watch

After receiving a formal complaint from the Freedom Foundation, Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a charge this month against SEIU Leadership Council 14 for campaign finance violations including the union’s “failure to register and report as a political...