Using his public school district email address, Southern Lehigh Education Association (SLEA) President Edward Sinkler encouraged members to lobby against pension reform.
Philadelphia Federation of Teachers bused members to Harrisburg today to demand more money, while contract negotiations seem to be at a standstill.
The Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center is in Harrisburg today lobbying legislators to pass a budget that favors one of its major funding sources, labor unions.
A Pennsylvania teachers union president used her district email to encourage members to lobby against a pension proposal under consideration in Harrisburg.
UFCW Local 1776 President Wendell W. Young IV told Media Trackers that his union “shouldn’t be held to a different standard than everyone else.”
UFCW Local 1776’s current legal director was disbarred from the practice of law over 20 years ago.
The United Food and Commercial Workers union bosses have a habit of flouting Pennsylvania state lobbying laws.
The United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1776 has been filing political and lobbying expenses under “representational activities” since 2011.
UFCW President Wendell W. Young IV uncharacteristically downplayed his lobbying activities after Media Trackers reported he is not registered to lobby as state law requires.
The United Food and Commercial Workers union Local 1776 made contributions to known lobbyist and lobbying firms in 2013 but filed those contributions under “representational activities.”