Posts Posts by: "NILRR Staff"

2018 USDOL Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) On October 4, 2018, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, Eastern Division, Steven Kristopher Perry, former Financial Secretary-Treasurer of United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local 2077 (located in Columbus, Ohio), was charged in a one-count information…(Read More)

On July 25, 2018, in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the Department filed suit against the International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) Local 1408 (located in Jacksonville, Fla.).  The lawsuit seeks to nullify the union’s December 11, 2017 regular election of officers. The complaint alleges that Local 1408 violated…(Read More)


From a CNS Op-Ed by Stan Greer, National Institute for Labor Relations Research senior research associate: Forced-Unionism States Face $200B Income Loss as Taxpayers Flee Slow-Growth States.  Click here to read the full piece. For decades, hardworking taxpayers have been fleeing the slow-growth states that permit the firing of…(Read More)


The last week of February ended with the gaveled submission of the United States Supreme Court case Janus v. AFSCME.  The Petitioner Mark Janus asked the country’s Highest Court to end the forced dues permissions found in the 1977 Abood v. Detroit Board of Education Supreme Court that compulsory union fees can exist while…(Read More)


The National Institute for Labor Relations Research senior research associate Stan Greer recently published some of his findings at CNSNews.  According to Mr. Greer, aggregate employment growth in the 22 states that had still not adopted Right to Work legislation as of the end of last year grew by less than half the Right to…(Read More)


Holding up Missouri’s Right To Work Law is costing Missourians thousands of job opportunities. Missouri and national union bosses have created an anti-Right to Work barricade preventing Missourians from prospering under their state’s year-old law prohibiting forced union dues and fees. Sadly, but predictably, Big Labor’s actions are costing Missourians…(Read More)