Labor board overreach

By Richard Berman, The Wall Street Journal

Last month, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), stacked with Democratic appointees loyal to Big Labor, enacted new procedures to govern unionization elections.

NLRB

Defund the Partisan NLRB

One of the primary objectives of the National Labor Relations Act is to remedy the perceived “inequality of bargaining power” between employees and employers. However, the National Labor Relations Board, which enforces the NLRA, has tilted the playing field too far in favor of labor unions by bestowing upon them greater bargaining power than employees or employers.

Comrades in arms

By Sean Higgins, The Washington Examiner

Executives from major retail and restaurant chains were two hours into a Chamber of Commerce conference on federal labor and employment policy when Tom Donohue, the organization’s president and chief executive officer, strolled in.

The Anti-Business Agenda of the Obama Administration

By Hector Barreto, Inside Sources

Anti-business policies have unfortunately become the norm for the Obama Administration. From the Affordable Care Act to Dodd-Frank, the last six years have been hard for job creators across the United States, even as they strive to hire new workers and lift an anemic economic recovery.