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ArticleSep 17, 2018 - 9:00am
Wet floor sign reads: "Caution: Vague joint employer standard"

NLRB Announces Joint Employer Proposal

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on September 13 announced that it would publish a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking...

ArticleSep 14, 2018 - 12:53pm

Something Smells Rotten: Man Suing Starkist Tuna over a Logo

Something smells rotten in New York…and it’s another ridiculous lawsuit. A man is suing Starkist Tuna over the American Heart Association’s Heart Checkmark logo the company displays on its cans. The lawsuit claims the logo misleads customers into thinking Starkist Tuna is healthier than other brands.

ArticleAug 29, 2018 - 4:45pm

Pearce Re-Nominated to NLRB

The White House announced on August 28 that President Trump nominated Mark Gaston Pearce to be a Member of the National Labor Relations...

ArticleAug 24, 2018 - 3:00pm
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Labor’s Puerto Rico Payday

This blog has recounted before the phenomenon of governments using their power to promote the interests of organized labor...

ArticleAug 17, 2018 - 11:15am
California Sate Capitol

California Lawmakers Dodge Dynamex

The California legislature reportedly has no plans to address any time soon the state supreme court’s flawed Dynamex decision.

ArticleAug 14, 2018 - 2:30pm
U.S. Capitol reflected in windows of the visitors center.

Revised Employee Rights Act Modernizes Union Organizing

On July 26, 2018, Rep. Phil Roe reintroduced the Employee Rights Act (H.R. 6544)...

ArticleAug 13, 2018 - 10:00am

It’s time to update US defense export policies

Op-ed featured in DefenseNews regarding outdated US defense export policies.

ArticleAug 09, 2018 - 10:45am
Chemical plant with tanks.

Congress and the White House Rein in a Flawed Chemical Security Regulation

Bipartisan legislation constructively addresses a critical screening program for workers who access high-risk chemical facilities.

ArticleAug 03, 2018 - 1:30pm

Meet Christel Slaughter, the New Chair of the Chamber’s Council on Small Business

For more than 30 years Dr. Christel Slaughter, CEO of SSA Consultants, has been passionate about leading organizational change and planning efforts for hundreds of clients across the United States with a concentration of this work focused in the public sector.

ArticleJul 24, 2018 - 12:30pm
"Retirement account" spelled out in Scrabble tiles.

We Are All Stakeholders

This week, the Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Plans is holding a hearing with...