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The Truth About Right to Work By Susan Staub, President Pennsylvanians for Right to Work, Inc. With Right to Work law legislation and “agency shop” repeal bills introduced in Harrisburg, the Union Bosses have gone into panic mode. Lots of malarkey is buzzing around the Capitol about how Right to Work is bad for Pennsylvania [...]Full Story
Animal Farm Redux GOP-controlled state senate lurches left By: Lowman S. Henry In George Orwell’s 1945 classic Animal Farm, the humans running the farm are displaced in an uprising by the animals who take charge. As time progresses, the revolutionary leaders become corrupted by power and morph into new versions of the people they [...]Full Story
Big Labor’s Legacy of Violence By Michelle Malkin To mark Labor Day 2010, President Obama will join hands with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka in Milwaukee and pose as champions of the working class. Bad move. Trumka’s organizing record is a shameful reminder of the union movement’s violent and corrupt foundations. The new Obama/AFL-CIO power alliance [...]Full Story
As if Big Labor hasn’t already squeezed enough out of Congress with payoffs upon payoffs, they are now positioning themselves for one last-ditch effort to achieve the mother of all gifts, the job-killing Employee ‘Forced’ Choice Act (EFCA). One of the biggest impediments to economic recovery is the uneasy feeling small businesses and employers are [...]Full Story
By Susan Staub, President Pennsylvanians for Right to Work, Inc. At least we can say Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell is consistent. For the eighth straight year, he is threatening state employee lay-offs if more “revenue” doesn’t come in. Does he really think the taxpayers fell off the turnip truck and will buy this worn out [...]Full Story