Labor watchdogs and attorneys fear that the Republican midterm wave may embolden unions to advance their agendas through executive branch regulators.
“Think of it as an end-of-season sale. They’re going to try to get as many sales done as possible. There’s a rush to push things through,” said Fred Wszolek, head of the Workforce Fairness Institute.
Business groups are accusing the longshoremen’s union of causing a log jam at two Washington state ports over a contract dispute.
The nation’s largest teachers unions blew about $60 million of their members’ money on the disastrous 2014 midterms elections.
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts reclaimed his seat in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, delivering a win despite trailing by double digits in September and defeating millionaire Democrat-turned-independent Greg Orman, according to election observers from Fox News.
Union pay raises and alleged personal shortcomings could doom labor officials in the greater New York area.
Seven labor unions have given more money to super PACs than the Koch Brothers.
The National Education Association, the largest teachers union in the country, has spent more than $22 million on super PACs in the midterm elections, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The NEA trails only radical environmentalist billionaire Tom Steyer in terms of super PAC donations, according to the Huffington Post.
Labor giant Service Employees International Union is exploiting All Soul’s Day to drive Hispanic turnout in the midterm elections.
Greg Orman, the “independent” candidate for Senate in Kansas, employees a number of former Democratic operatives and associates.
Kansas millionaire Greg Orman is relying on Democratic campaign firms to guide his independent run for the U.S. Senate.
Embattled Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts’ ground game is getting a big boost from pro-life Kansans.