Some federal contractors are asking President Obama to withdraw or weaken new worker protections.
The TTIP contains those same old clunky trade rules that threaten consumer and environmental laws.
“Wages in RTW states are 3.1 percent lower than those in non-RTW states. . . This translates into RTW being associated with $1,558 lower annual wages for a typical full-time, full-year worker.”
West Virginia is the latest front in a national battle to undermine worker rights bankrolled by the billionaire Koch brothers.
U.S Justice Samuel Alito has been scouring the land looking for a case to make his mark on history. Now, he has found one.
Spinmeister Richard Berman sinks to a new low in his fight against the minimum wage.
This year, ALEC has continued to wreak havoc in states across the country despite an exodus of high-profile corporate members, including BP, Google, and several high-tech firms.
Hotel industry profits are up, executive salaries have skyrocketed, and a little-known trade association fights to keep workers’ wages low.
ALEC made headlines, following Wisconsin Republicans’ introduction of a nearly verbatim copy of ALEC’s model Right to Work Act.