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Back Pay..Pay Up CNN!

Kris LaGrange's picture
Sep 19, 2014

We grabbed this from Doug Cunningham over at laborradio.org; The National Labor Relations Board has ordered CNN to re-hire 100 former union employees and pay compensation to 200 others to make all the workers whole after illegal anti-union actions 11 years ago. NABET-CWA called on CNN to immediately comply with the NLRB ruling. CNN is required to restore any collective bargaining work that was outsourced. CNN also must recognize the workers' union locals and resume bargaining with them. The NLRB found that CNN had engaged in "widespread and egregious misconduct" and had demonstrated "a flagrant and general disregard for the employees' fundamental rights. Put that in your pipe and smoke it Wolf Blitzer!

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