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Give Pro-Life Union Members a Choice, Organized labor backs Planned Parenthood. Not all workers do.

May 12, 2022 // While organized labor sends 90% of its political donations to Democrats, roughly 40% of voters in union households favor Republicans. Members can choose out of supporting their union’s political-action committees, however their dues are nonetheless used to fund concern campaigns, lobbying and advocacy organizations that align with the union leaders’ left-of-center values.

REP. GOOD INTRODUCES THE SMALL BUSINESSES BEFORE BUREAUCRATS ACT

May 13, 2022 // “The Small Businesses Before Bureaucrats Act brings much needed updates to federal labor law. Congressman Good should be applauded for bringing the NLRB’s jurisdiction back to the levels Congress intended.With inflation rampant and prices skyrocketing it is absurd that these standards have not been updated since the 1950s. The modernization of NLRB’s thresholds will protect small businesses in Virginia and across the country from what many see as a partisan Board seeking to put union interest above workers and job creators.”

BACKGROUNDER: Small Businesses Before Bureaucrats

May 13, 2022 // Rep. Good said, “Our nation’s small businesses should be able to operate freely without facing the threat of a federal agency imposing mandates that can put them out of business.”

FLRA Control Returns to Democrats After Senate Confirms Biden Nominee

May 16, 2022 // With the addition of another Democrat at the FLRA with a background of working for unions, federal agencies can anticipate a change in the direction from that which emerged under the Trump administration. The approach will be to expand bargaining and the role of unions in agencies rather than focusing on the prior approach of seeking to limit the role of unions and emphasizing “efficient government”.

Op-Ed: HOW TO FIX AMERICA’S WORKER SHORTAGE: PUSH FOOD STAMP RECIPIENTS TO GET A JOB

May 16, 2022 // States should encourage more people to find the independence that comes with employment, which will not only help end America’s worker shortage, but also grow the economy by nearly $160 billion. That matters especially after the economy shrank in the first three months of the year.

Inflationary Davis-Bacon Prevailing Wages Cost Taxpayers More for Public Works Projects

May 16, 2022 // The DBA turns federal construction spending into a costly welfare system for union workers in some markets,” according to the report. “The DBA gets periodic attention from Congress and various critics as an archaic policy resulting in waste, favoritism and reduced competition for government contracts.”

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Inflationary Davis-Bacon Prevailing Wages Cost Taxpayers More for Public Works Projects

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Americans for Fair Treatment

Pennsylvania: Americans for Fair Treatment Releases CBA Database

Institute for the American Worker

BACKGROUNDER: Small Businesses Before Bureaucrats

Matthew Hayward

Freedom Foundation

COLORADO WINS EXPECTS TO KEEP ITS MEMBERS IN LINE WITH LIES

Associated Builders and Contractors

Associated Builders and Contractors addresses Sen. Sanders Budget Committee Hearing and Misleading Allegations