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Archive: Dec 2019

  • Labor Racket Weekly: 2019 Wrap Up

    Posted on Dec 30, 2019 by Team

    We couldn’t go into 2020 without recapping the final labor rackets of 2019. See which union bosses might want to add “following the law” to their list of New Year’s resolutions. In New York, John Ulrich, former Vice-President and Recording Secretary of Teamsters Local 812, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to solicit and […]

  • Sensible Labor Reform: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

    Posted on Dec 17, 2019 by Team

    Just in time for the holidays, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has delivered several rulings that should inspire Christmas cheer at workplaces across the country. Below are just a few examples: For starters, the NLRB has moved to accept a settlement to resolve “dozens of cases” brought against McDonald’s Corp. Pending approval by a […]