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Quote: If Kentucky wasn't a Right To Work state, it wouldn't have been on the list

Quote: If Kentucky wasn't a Right To Work state, it wouldn't have been on the list
Kentucky’s CBS affiliate WKYT television reports that KY Gov. Matt Bevin announced a new $1.3 billion aluminum mill is coming to Eastern Kentucky creating 550 permanent jobs and 1,000 construction jobs.   The new Braidy Industries, Inc. factory will produce automotive and aerospace industries sheet and plate in Greenup County. "If Kentucky wasn't a right-to-work state, it wouldn't have been on the list," said Braidy Industries Chairman and CEO Craig Bouchard. More from the WKYT report: “Braidy Industries’ decision to locate in Eastern Kentucky...

Union Don's Pay Soars, Rank-and-File Jobs Fall

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  In the spring of 2012, top officials of the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers (IBB/AFL-CIO) faced media scrutiny for using workers'forced-dues money  to pay themselves exorbitant salaries and secure plum jobs for their relatives. For example, a May 12, 2012 Kansas City Star article by Judy Thomas, the newspaper's projects reporter, pointed out that in 2011 IBB President Newton Jones had collected a total of $607,000 from the union in salary plus "reimbursements" for travel and other expenses. Also in 2011, Mr. Jones' brother...

Every Employee Seems to Want to Vote Union Out, But NLRB Says Keep Paying Dues

Every Employee Seems to Want to Vote Union Out, But NLRB Says Keep Paying Dues
From the National Right To Work Legal Defense Foundation: Illinois Grocery Workers Appeal Decision Blocking Vote to Remove Union Despite Unanimous Opposition to UFCW Union NLRB asked to review Regional Director’s refusal to process decertification petition signed by workers who unanimously want union ousted Winnetka, IL (April 14, 2017) – With free legal assistance from National Right to Work Foundation staff attorneys, a Chicago area worker has asked the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to review a case in which she and her...

Congressional Appropriators Can Stop Implementation of Obama NLRB Power Grabs

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Since Barack Obama's handpicked appointees took full control over the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in early 2010, they have executed a series of power grabs that are clearly intended to help union officials seize monopoly-bargaining power over as many workers as possible. Today, three months after the Obama presidency concluded, his appointees' schemes to promote compulsory unionism by regulatory fiat continue. One of the Obama NLRB's most egregious and destructive rulings was issued on August 27, 2015. Obama-selected Chairman Mark Pearce and two...