Employee Rights Act empowers workers vs. unions

By Rick Berman, Las Vegas Review-Journal

President Barack Obama and his supporters in Congress have made inequality an election-year focus. In particular, they’ve zeroed in on wage inequality, and offered up a 40 percent hike in the federal minimum wage as a cure for the “disease.”

Is Government Work A Full-Time Job

Investor’s Business Daily

A new study of government data says that since Oct. 1, federal workers, including bureaucrats and members of Congress, have worked less than three-fourths of the time. To which we respond, how can they tell?

Obama’s minimum wage move: All about unions

By Nathan Mehrens, yourhoustonnews.com

President Obama’s decision to bypass Congress and raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 for federal contract workers is a very big deal — and not just because it will force U.S. taxpayers to shell out more money on the same inefficiently delivered, often-unnecessary government services.