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Former president of the Correctional Officers Benevolent Association Norman Seabrook will go to jail for 4 years after taking a $60,000 kickback.  The kickback was in exchange for a $20 million investment of members’ retirement investments in a company that eventually filed for bankruptcy, leaving the pension fund with a fraction of its…(Read More)

Late last June, the U.S. Supreme Court decided that government employers across the country may not cut deals with Big Labor officials to fire civil servants simply for refusing to pay dues or fees to a union they don’t want, and never asked for. The ruling that government-sector forced union dues and…(Read More)

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According to the indictment, 10 of Johnny Doughterty’s family members, currently unnamed,  benefited most from the force dues paid to the IBEW Local 198.   From baby wipes to $20,000 security systems, from high-end birthday parties to numerous repairs, performed for free by contractors, Johnny Doc’s family members were…(Read More)

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Mark Gaston Pearce, a rabid supporter of union boss schemes and forced dues, withdrew his name from consideration for a place on the National Labor Relations Board.  Nominated by President Trump, Pearce is known for the many decisions he made blatantly favoring unions at the NLRB during the Obama Administration, including the Browning-Ferris…(Read More)

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In an effort to bring Montana policy in line with the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation-won Janus v. AFSCME decision, which gives all public sector employees the freedom to work without having to pay union bosses for the privilege.  The decision has produced a flurry of desperate attempts by union bosses…(Read More)

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CAP Closing Letters 2018 This page contains U.S. Department of Labor CAP closing letters issued in 2018. Closing letters for audits are issued upon the completion of a union audit performed by the Office of Labor-Management Standards. Union NameAffiliateDatePDFAir Traffic Controllers (NATCA)ZAU10-30-18PDFAmalgamated Transit UnionDIV 39812-11-18PDFAmerican Association of University…(Read More)