Archive for February 2nd, 2018

Mandatory training bill could give union more ‘captive-audience’ time

Mandatory training bill could give union more ‘captive-audience’ time

on February 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News, State News

By Ben Straka   |    Freedom Foundation In the years following the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2014 Harris v. Quinn ruling, unions have found a variety of ways to work around its stated objective. Rather than ensuring Medicaid-compensated home caregivers can no longer be forced to pay union dues or fees, the unions are busily hatching schemes that either prevent workers from knowing about […]

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DSHS allowing SEIU to continue exploiting caregivers

DSHS allowing SEIU to continue exploiting caregivers

on February 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News, State News

By Maxford Nelsen    |   Freedom Foundation Documents obtained by the Freedom Foundation from the state Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) indicate that SEIU 775 organizers continue to employ coercive and deceptive tactics to get state-paid home care aides serving Medicaid clients to sign up for union membership. After the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in 2014 that “partial-public […]

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