September 1, 2006 Volume 107 Number 17
The State of the Unions: Facing facts about the fortune of the labor movement
Unions are under political attack. And a decline in union clout is putting the wellbeing of working people in jeopardy.
The Peacemaker: Connie Weimer helps union and management get to the deal
For 22 years, Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Commissioner Connie Weimer has gotten the call when labor and management can’t get along.
A regular column by Tim Nesbitt
Anti-public employee ads presage another war on unions and governments
If you’ve seen the Nurse Ratchet look-alike at a make-believe DMV counter in those “Union Facts” ads, you have witnessed more than just another random act of public employee pillory.
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