More to Project Labor Agreement than Meets the Eye

By John Greet, Long Beach Post

As reported here, the Long Beach City Council recently and unanimously approved a recommendation from Council members Lena Gonzalez, Robert Uranga, and Al Austin to “direct (the) City Manager to negotiate a Citywide Project Labor Agreement (PLA) with the Los Angeles/Orange Counties Building and Construction Trades Council, and specified Craft Councils and Local Participants.”

2014 Election Aftermath

By Vincent Vernuccio, Mackinac Center for Public Policy

Yesterday’s election was not so much a referendum on labor reform as yet another reminder that when elected officials protect freedom and taxpayers they do not need to fear the wrath of the union political juggernaut.

Big Labor’s Servants

By Bill McMorris, The Washington Free Beacon

A top labor watchdog is telling voters that Democrats in some of the nation’s most competitive Senate races are servants of labor unions.