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News From: Scott Walker

by Labor 411 | on Nov 21, 2018

The 2018 Turkeys of the Year

This post was written by Labor 411. 2018 saw its share of bad players. As the stock market skyrocketed, the rich got richer while the marginalized continued to struggle to stay afloat. Attacks on...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 07, 2018

Takeaways from the 2018 Midterms

Democrats may have taken back the House, but the icing on the cake for UCOMM during yesterday’s Mid-term election was Scott Walker getting defeated in Wisconsin. The AFL-CIO’s press...

by Brian Young | on Jul 31, 2018

Scott Walker Trails by Double Digits in Latest Poll

With less than 100 days to go before the 2018 midterm elections, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is not looking likely to return to Madison.

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...