How Many Public Employees Can We Afford?

By Reihan Salam, National Review Online

In an interview with The New Republic’s Jonathan Cohn, Richard Yeselson, a veteran of the labor movement and well-regarded policy intellectual, offers a mostly sanguine take on the role of public sector unions in American society.

County filing claim against SEIU

By David Castellon, visaliatimesdelta.com

The Tulare County Board of Supervisor has authorized the county to file an unfair labor practices claim against the union representing more then half of the county’s full-time employees.

Two major unions are fighting transparency

By Daniel G. Newman, Contra Costa Times

Unions have been vocal about the negative effects of Citizens United on democracy, correctly pointing out how the unlimited secret spending that it unleashed on campaigns has drowned out the voices of working families.