AFL-CIO DELAYS CA HOSPITAL VOTE: WHAT HAPPENED TO EMPLOYEE FREE CHOICE?

By Steve Early, Beyond Chron

Before President Obama gave up on labor law reform in 2010, the national AFL-CIO and major unions spent several years and many millions of dollars promoting “employee free choice.” Long-overdue statutory reform, based on this concept, would have allowed workers to unionize quickly without as much management interference in their decision to embrace or reject collective bargaining.

The Union That Won’t Take No for an Answer

By Mark Mix, National Review Online

In 1908, following his third unsuccessful bid for the presidency, William Jennings Bryan told the story of a Texas drunk who tries to get into a bar. The first time the drunk comes through the door, he is quickly escorted out. The second time, he’s roughly hustled away. The third time, he’s tossed out onto the street. Before he finally goes on his way, he remarks, “I guess they don’t want me in there.”

The new NLRB election rules: Stop this ambush

The Tribune-Review

With President Obama vetoing the GOP-controlled Congress’ attempt to block his National Labor Relations Board’s new “ambush election” rules, courts must uphold workers’ and employers’ rights against the administration’s latest sop to its Big Labor puppet-masters.