News From: Scott Walker

by Brian Young | on Sep 25, 2017

Is Scott Walker's Foxconn Deal Illegal?

As Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed over the most US taxpayer money to a foreign company in US history, lawyers and elected officials in the state question whether the deal is even...

by Press and Media | on Aug 09, 2017

25 Years to Break Even

A new report that was released yesterday finds that it will take 25 years for Wisconsin voters to make up the tax revenue that is being given to Foxconn. UCOMM has previously reported that the $10...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 28, 2017

Foxconn is another Long Trump Con

This week, one of the largest corporate giveaways was announced as Trump and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker announced a massive deal to bring Foxconn to Wisconsin. Paid for on the backs of Wisconsin...

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 Press and Media | on Apr 18, 2017

PLA's Killed in Wisconsin

Knock, Knock. Who's There? Aren't ya. Arent ya who? Aren't you glad that as a building trades union member you vote Republican. 

Dropkick Murphys - Take 'Em Down
by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 27, 2017

Organized Labor's Rock Band

Last week, one of organized labor’s favorite bands, the Dropkick Murphy’s, held a concert exclusively for union members in Ohio. The concert, called Union Night, was held as...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 21, 2017

Wisconsin making prevailing wage history

Unions have taken a beating over the last few years in Wisconsin.  During the Scott Walker administration, Right to Work (for Less) has been passed in the face of massive protests. They followed...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 15, 2017

Puzder out, Walker in?

After months of organizing, making calls, attending hearing and holding rallies, Trump and his selection for Labor Secretary, Secretary Wife Beater Andy Puzder withdrew his nomination. Good, because...

by Press and Media | on Nov 10, 2016

The Next Labor Secretary

Now that Trump is president-elect, the rumor mill is churning over who the next Labor secretary will be. Here are a few names Politico's Morning Shift has heard:Victoria Lipnic: Lipnic ...

by Press and Media | on Oct 08, 2015

NY Unions Fear Court Ruling

With the Supreme Court set to open their new session next week, they will be taking up some important issues, with the most important one being the Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association case...

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