Labor Relations INK – October 2015

Labor Relations INK – October 2015

In this issue: Political Season Turmoil In The Land Of Solidarity Portland Port Woes SEIU Watch, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard, Insight and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. Labor Relations Update by Phil Wilson I just got...
Political Season

Political Season

There is some noise among the media outlets about Big Labor’s unrest in endorsing a candidate, particularly Hillary Clinton. Our take: it mostly just that - noise. When the primaries are over, the spigot’s will continue to fill the Democrat coffers. The Teamsters for...
Labor Relations INK – August 2015

Labor Relations INK – August 2015

In this issue: Growing Support for Unions Another One Bites The Dust Desperate Ploy Clear As Mud SEIU Watch, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard, Insight and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. ********** Labor Relations Insight...
When Hot Air Masses Collide

When Hot Air Masses Collide

Meanwhile, in another terminal, the same two unions objecting in tandem to the Delta elections are locked in a blood match over the flight attendants of newly merged United Continental.  The Machinists union (IAM) represented 8,000 Continental attendants while 13,000...
Union Bailout Update

Union Bailout Update

First the latest moves from the pro-union contingent of the nation’s lawmakers. New York handed union organizers in their state a new billy club with a new “Wage Theft Prevention Act,” which imposes stringent notice requirements and enhances penalties for violations...