Health Care Workers Having Trouble Finding Union That Plays Fair

By Jack Spencer, Michigan Capitol Confidential

The National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation has gone to the National Labor Relations Board alleging unfair labor practices on behalf of employees at Mercy Health Partners Hackley Campus in Muskegon and the Luther Manor skilled nursing facility in Saginaw.

Supreme Court should reverse forced unionization

By Christian Schneider, Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel

On a Tuesday late last month, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan had Wisconsin on her mind. The court was hearing arguments as to whether an Illinois home health care worker should be forced to support a public employee union, even though she wasn’t a state employee and the person she was caring for was her own disabled son.