National Review Online (NRO) reported Friday that the bosses of a Philadelphia labor union have been living large, courtesy of rank-and-file union members.
A number of Gas Workers Local 686 members attended a Philadelphia City Council meeting to protest the sale of Philadelphia Gas Works to UIL Holdings Corp.
Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) Marketing Director Jim Short’s career came to an abrupt end last week with his retirement just days before publication of a State Ethics Commissioner report that will likely cast him in a negative light.
After more than two years of wrangling over renewal of a three-year employment contract that expired June 30, 2012, the Saucon Valley School Board has lost faith in the teachers union’s ability to negotiate. Board member Bryan Eichfeld, a hardwood salesman and former Navy Reserve lieutenant commander, chalked the impasse up to the union’s “greed” […]
Pennsylvania public union leaders said Wednesday if a proposed “Paycheck Protection” bill is signed into law it will cost the unions a considerable amount of money and manpower, diminishing normal union representation activities.
Big Labor is going “all in” to replace Republican Gov. Tom Corbett with a pro-union Democrat. Media Trackers’ review of campaign finance documents filed with the PA Department of State reveals that, to date, labor unions have collectively made contributions totaling more than $550,000 to State Treasurer Rob McCord and Montgomery County Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz. […]
A Town Hall hosted by Americans for Prosperity Pennsylvania Monday night dissolved into a shouting match when union supporters tried dominate the discussion and local police were called to diffuse the situation.
Keystone Progress circulated an e-mail last week claiming Gov. Tom Corbett is killing four Pennsylvanians every day by refusing to expand Medicaid.
A new statewide poll shows Pennsylvania union members disagree with their leaders and are supportive of pending paycheck protection legislation.
Federal prosecutors announced this morning that ten members of Ironworkers Local Union 401 will be arrested on charges of targeting construction sites that hire non-union workers.