News From: NLRB

by Guest Post | on May 07, 2020

Unions Call for Electronic Union Representation Elections

CWA, the AFL-CIO, AFSCME, AFT, IAMAW, IBT, IFPTE, IUOE, NEA, SEIU, TWU, UAW, and USW sent a letter on Wednesday to House and Senate leadership strongly urging them to include funding for the...

by Brian Young | on Apr 03, 2020

Trump Permits Decert's in 45 days

While most non-essential services are shut down, union elections are suspended, and most of America is working from home worrying about a global pandemic, Trump’s National Labor Relations Board...

by Brian Young | on Dec 17, 2019

Trump's NLRB Issues Three Anti-Union Rulings

It is Christmas time for employers with cases before the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). This week the board decided to issue rulings challenging several pro-workers and pro-union Obama year...

by Brian Young | on Dec 13, 2019

Trump's NLRB Lets McDonald's Off the Hook

For years, companies with franchises like McDonald’s have fought the notion that the corporation is responsible for illegal activity that takes place on the franchisee's watch. They claimed...

by Guest Post | on Nov 26, 2019

The NLRB is a Hostile Work Environment

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. The National Labor Relations Board’s own workers rallied Monday against management abuses affecting their union’s ability to...

by Brian Young | on Sep 23, 2019

Trump's NLRB: Grad Student's Don't Have a Right to a Union

At some of the most elite and expensive colleges and universities in the country, graduate students are being used as a cheap alternative to professors. While universities call this part of their...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 19, 2019

Charges Filed Against Barstool Sports

Last week, UCOMM reported that Barstool Sport’s boss Dave Portnoy set off a firestorm when he took to Twitter to inform his staff that if they considered joining a union, he would fire them on...

by Brian Young | on Aug 14, 2019

Barstool Sports Threatens Employees if they Organize

Following the announcement that the staff of The Ringer had decided to organize, Barstool CEO Dave Portnoy felt it was important to let Barstool’s employees know that they will not be gaining a...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 26, 2019

NLRB Charges Filed Against Bernie Sanders

The Bernie Sanders campaign is in some hot water after staffers filed an unfair labor practices complaint with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). While the identity of the person who filed...

by Mohammed Sarker | on Jul 17, 2019

Organizing the Unorganized

Workers across the country are realizing the importance of having a voice in their workplace. Workers in show business, coffee, military contractors, and staff at a blood center all understand that...

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