House Appropriations Committee OKs Cuts To DOL, NLRB - Law360 (subscription)

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The HillHouse Appropriations Committee OKs Cuts To DOL, NLRBLaw360 (subscription)Law360, New York (July 20, 2017, 6:31 PM EDT) — The House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday approved a 2018 Labor, Health and Human Services and Education spending bill that includes a roughly 11 percent cut to the U.S. Department of Labor …Cruz offers bill to weaken […]

Cruz offers bill to weaken labor board's power - The Hill

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The HillCruz offers bill to weaken labor board’s powerThe HillLee introduced the Protecting American Jobs Act on Thursday to transfer the power of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to hear labor disputes to federal courts. “For far too long the NLRB has acted as judge, jury, and executioner, for labor …and more …read more

Justices To Hear NLRB Class Action Waiver Cases In October - Law360 (subscription)

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Justices To Hear NLRB Class Action Waiver Cases In OctoberLaw360 (subscription)Law360, New York (July 20, 2017, 3:36 PM EDT) — The U.S. Supreme Court has set Oct. 2 as the date for oral arguments in a closely watched battle over the legality of arbitration agreements requiring workers to waive their rights to file class or […]

Patty Murray presses Pence on NLRB picks - Washington Examiner

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Washington ExaminerPatty Murray presses Pence on NLRB picksWashington ExaminerSen. Patty Murray wrote to Vice President Mike Pence Wednesday asking whether the White House had ever spoken with its nominees for the National Labor Relations Board, the main federal labor law enforcement agency, about the board’s “joint employer” …President Trump, AFL-CIO to battle over National Labor […]

President Trump, AFL-CIO to battle over National Labor Relations Board appointments - New York Daily News

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New York Daily NewsPresident Trump, AFL-CIO to battle over National Labor Relations Board appointmentsNew York Daily NewsOn Wednesday, a Senate committee gave the greenlight to Republicans Marvin Kaplan and William Emanuel — Trump’s appointees for two vacant spots on the NLRB. Both lawyers have a proven track record of fighting against unions — and the […]