Hillary Clinton is the presidential candidate of choice for Planned Parenthood employees, according to campaign financial records released Wednesday.
A video emerged Tuesday of a top doctor from Planned Parenthood discussing harvesting organs from aborted babies. The video secretly recorded by the non-profit Center for Medical Progress showed Dr. Deborah Nucatola eating a salad and casually discussing mining babies for body parts. Nucatola was under the impression that the actors were prospective buyers looking to sell body parts and organs to medical research groups. Planned Parenthood called the practice “ethical” and insisted that it received “no financial benefit,” though Nucatola said in the video that clinics are happy to “do a little bit better than break even.”
The Democrats vying for the 2016 presidential nomination were silent about a new video showing a top Planned Parenthood doctor outlining plans to sell body parts from aborted babies.
Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R., N.H.) slammed the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with Iran on Tuesday morning and the state GOP is now calling on Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan, who may run against Ayotte for her Senate seat, to do the same.
Randi Weingarten, the millionaire who runs the American Federation of Teachers, defended the union endorsement of fellow millionaire Hillary Clinton at a gathering of teachers on Monday.
Gov. Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire (D.) has refused to say whether she supports her church’s divestment from Israel as she weighs running for the Senate seat currently held by Kelly Ayotte.
The National Labor Relations Board has dropped its reexamination of right to work laws and coercive unionism after the union at the center of its case settled.
The nation’s top labor arbiter submitted a request for legal briefs asking lawyers to weigh in on whether unions could charge non-members fees for grievance filings in April. The case came after a regional NLRB judge ruled that the Florida-based United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union Local 1192 violated the labor rights of a worker when it charged him fees to file a grievance claim.
A group of cameramen and other technical staffers at the Golf Channel will have the opportunity to break ties with big labor next week after a federal labor arbiter dismissed union objections.
The Obama administration’s proposed overtime regulations could severely limit the autonomy of workers and employers, according to business groups and legislative critics.
Politico Pro Labor reporter Mike Elk renewed his effort to unionize the Arlington-based publication after Salon joined the Writers Guild on Thursday.