News From: Right to Work

by Press and Media | on May 23, 2017

Pence's Clandestine Right to Work Push

In Trump’s war on unions, he has enlisted two union busters to launch a campaign that will create a National Right-to-Work Law.  The two lieutenants, Vice President Mike Pence and...

by Brian Young | on Apr 20, 2017

How to shoot yourself in the foot

Across the country, anti-union forces like the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) and the Koch Brothers have tried to sell the idea that so called Right to Work laws are actually good for...

by Press and Media | on Mar 29, 2017

Gov. Justice does Justice

2017 has not been a good year for beating back Right to Work (for Less) bills at the state level.  Just this year two states, Kentucky and Missouri have both passed bills to make their states...

by Press and Media | on Mar 23, 2017

The South; the New China?

One of the biggest concerns for workers is the loss of good, well-paying factory jobs.  Autoworkers are some of the hardest working and best paid factory workers in the country, but states like...

by Guest Post | on Mar 21, 2017

Victory: Employer must pay Union back

An administrative law judge for the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has ruled against Wisconsin metal fabrication company Metalcraft’s union busting tactics and has ordered the company to...

by Press and Media | on Mar 15, 2017

The Racist origins of Right to Work

With Right to Work Laws popping up all over the country, even in the very pro-union Northeast, we decided to take a look at the racist origins of these laws.  Right to Work is being pushed...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 28, 2017

Exposing Weakness and Changing Tact

A few years ago I got into a heated argument with a newspaper reporter charged with covering the industry that one of our union clients worked in. When he needed a quote from the workforce, he would...

by Press and Media | on Feb 22, 2017

Stopping Right to Work in Delaware

As UCOMM Blog previously reported, Delaware is currently going through a fight to prevent Right to Work (for Less) Legislation.  Republicans in the Senate are attempting to include Right to Work...

by Brian Young | on Feb 16, 2017

New Hampshire still bargaining freely!

Right to work has failed to enter into the Northeast.  Today members of the Republican controlled New Hampshire House voted overwhelmingly against a proposal to make the state Right to Work (for...

by Brian Young | on Feb 13, 2017

"This makes no economic sense"

This year unions have been beat up around the country as legislatures around the country have been introducing Right to Work (for Less) legislation. Right to Work (for Less) laws allow employees...

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