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Latest News - August 2011

August 29, 2011
Locals Brace for Possible Grocery Workers Strike
Source: Walnut Patch
By: Ariel Carmona Jr

August 29, 2011
OP EDS New NRLB workplace election rules are more bad news for workers
Source: The Washington Examiner
By: David Denholm

August 29, 2011
Obama's Labor Problem: Union Scales Back Support for Democratic Party
Source: ABC News/Politics
By: Amy Bingham

August 29, 2011
NLRB issues new union-friendly regulation; also expected to boost unionizing efforts in nursing homes soon, report says
Source: McKnight’s Long Term Care News & Assisted Living

August 29, 2011
How labor unions spend dues money
Interesting facts that members should probably be aware of

Source: Charleston Daily Mail

August 26, 2011
Paper mill closes after more 
than 100 years in Franklin
Source: Middletown Journal
By: Ted Cox

August 25, 2011
Nurses allege labor law violations
Source: The Herald-News, A Chicago Sun Times Publication

August 23, 2011
Right-to-work debate is a numbers game
Source: The Delaware County Daily Times
By: Eric Boehm, PA Independent

August 22, 2011
Southland grocery workers authorize strike
Source: LA Times
By: W.J. Hennigan

August 19, 2011
Union’s fliers trigger anger; Shasta Regional Medical Center’s parent ponders legal action
Source: Redding Record Searchlight
By: Ryan Sabalow

August 18, 2011
American Axle to Close Plant in Blow to UAW
Source: The Wall Street Journal
By: Jeff Bennett

August 18, 2011
Oversight Committee responds to NLRB’s refusal to comply with subpoena
Source: Charleston Regional Business Journal
By: Matt Tomsic

August 17, 2011
Right to Work legislation to be considered by state legislature
Source: The Michigan Messenger
By: Sam Inglot

August 17, 2011
Service union unveils new ad campaign focused on minority media outlets
Source: Florida Courier

August 16, 2011
UMC employees to take 2 percent pay cut
Pay decrease will save the county $4.4 million over a year

Source: Las Vegas Sun
By: Joe Schoenmann

August 14, 2011
Grocery store workers poised to go on strike
Source: ABC 7, KABC
By: Leanne Sutter

August 13, 2011
Some AFL-CIO-affiliated unions say they’ll skip 2012 Democratic National Convention
Source: Boston Herald
By: Tim Funk and Kirsten Valle Pittman

August 12, 2011
NLRB fails to comply with congressional subpoena
Source: The Washington Times
By: Tim Devaney

August 12, 2011
Union Turf War Distracts From Decline Of Organized Labor In U.S.
Source: The Huffington Post

August 11, 2011
United Ramp Workers Go With Machinists
Source: The Street
By: Ted Reed

August 10, 2011
NLRB Orders Rerun of Kaiser Permanente Union Vote in California
Source: Bloomberg
By: Holly Rosenkrantz

August 10, 2011
Big Labor is literally threatening businesses
Source: The Daily Caller
By: Brett McMahon

August 8, 2011
Court rules with Haley in anti-union speech case
Source: Seattle pi

August 8, 2011
Block on NLRB nominations could mean headaches for labor lawyers
Source: New Orleans City Business
By: Kimberly Atkins, Lawyers USA

August 4, 2011
Kitsap judge issues temporary restraining order against SEIU
Source: Sequim Gazette

August 3, 2011
World Trade Center concrete workers walkout of construction site over union disagreement
Source: NY Daily News
By: Brian Kates

August 2, 2011
Now We Know: Obama Supports NLRB
Source: Heritage Action for America
By: Ashe Schow

August 2, 2011
Boeing tries to limit “sunshine” in NLRB case
Source: The State
By: David Slade, The (Charleston) Post and Courier

August 1, 2011
Hawker, Machinists Reach Contract Deal
Source: KAKEland
By: Reporter Chris Frank



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