Tag: national labor relations act

francis rooney

Francis Rooney: Time to Stop Federal Employees Working for Unions While on the Clock

Last week, U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Fla., continued his efforts to ensure government employees can’t perform union tasks while on taxpayers’ dime.

Marco Rubio: Companies Should Be Able to Go Around Union Bosses to Offer Raises...

“There is nothing more American than rewarding hard work,” Rubio said. “Union bosses should not be able to arbitrarily block a performance-based raise earned by a hard-working employee.
frederica wilson

Frederica Wilson Uses Subcommittee Post to Go to Bat for Unions

“The forum’s goal is to identify economic and other effects of union membership decline and legislative measures to strengthen the National Labor Relations Act,” Wilson’s office noted. 

Donna Shalala Announces Education and Labor Subcommittee Assignments

“I am excited to be appointed to two subcommittees that will allow me to better serve and strengthen children’s education, labor rights and pensions, and the health of employees in the private-sector,” Shalala said on Tuesday.

Francis Rooney Wants to Reform How Unions Deduct Paychecks for Dues

Rooney, who is the vice chairman of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee despite being a freshman, pointed to the recent Janus decision by the U.S. Supreme Court and said it was time to change how unions take dues.