Liberty Foundation teams up to tackle national workforce woes
Workforce participation has plummeted to lows not seen since the 1970s.
Unions take dues from more than 250,000 public workers
Siphoning away taxpayer money to support the unions’ shared goal of bigger government.
State, local laws force public employees to pay labor unions
Taxpayer money goes to mandatory labor union “fair share” or “agency” fees in Washington, D.C,. and 23 states.
Big Labor millionaires lead ‘income equality’ convention
Several of America’s wealthiest union bosses spoke at the convention. The event’s theme? “Building the movement for income equality.”
Teacher union boss pay refutes ‘solidarity’ rhetoric
This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. Teachers union presidents Randi Weingarten and Lily Eskelsen Garcia claim to speak for American workers, but collect huge salaries from the very educators they accuse taxpayers of shortchanging. Weingarten was paid $543,150 in 2013 as president of American Federation | Read More »
Meet the bosses: Big Labor’s top 100
Reports to the U.S. Department of Labor reveal 472 union officers and employees were paid more than $250,000 in 2013.