Foundation News Releases

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To learn about the Foundation’s latest activities, click on the appropriate headline below. News releases for 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2000 have now been archived.

06/28/01 Springfield, VA Worker Rights Advocate Files Response to Big Labor’s Lawsuit Against Bush Administration
06/28/01 Stanford, CA Stanford Hospital Nurse Hits Union with Federal Charges
06/28/01 Salt Lake City, UT State Employees Countersue to Defend Utah’s Voluntary Contributions Act Against Union Attack
06/28/01 Oxnard, CA 150 Fired Berry Pickers Sue United Farm Workers Union
06/27/01 Youngstown, OH Health Center Employees Hit Teamsters Union with Federal Charges
06/25/01 New York, NY Former “Brady Bunch” Star Files Federal Charges Against National Actors Union
06/11/01 St. Louis, MO Culligan Worker Sues Teamsters Union for Threatening to Have Him Fired
06/05/01 Washington, DC Unions Oppose Employees’ Right to Know, File Federal Suit Against Bush Executive Order
05/31/01 Brainerd, MN Bang Printing Employees Reject Forced Union Dues
05/30/01 Washington, DC 71,000 Communications Workers Are Notified They May Reclaim Millions in Illegally Seized Union Dues
05/17/01 San Francisco, CA Appellate Court Rules that Employees Cannot be Fired for Refusing to Fund Union Organizing Drives
05/17/01 Largo, MD Maryland Worker Hits Union with Federal Charges
05/14/01 Algoma, WI Toilet Seat Makers Nail Carpenters Union with Federal Charges
05/08/01 Sacramento, CA State Employees Win $3 Million Judgment Against Powerful California Union
04/30/01 Washington, DC U.S. Supreme Court Halts Union’s Attempt to Gut Virginia’s Right to Work Law
04/30/01 Washington, DC Big Labor Uses Workers’ Forced Union Dues to Fund 100 Days of Bush Bashing
04/26/01 Columbus, IN Union Retaliates Against Cosco Employees, Threatens Firings
04/24/01 Bakersfield, CA Cement Factory Worker Hits Teamsters Union with Federal Charges
04/18/01 Washington, DC Bush’s Union Dues Executive Order Takes Effect Today
04/17/01 San Francisco, CA California Government Employees Win $350,000 Settlement From Abusive Union
04/12/01 Miami, FL Union Violence Victim Wins Settlement Against Teamsters Union
03/19/01 Seattle, WA Teachers Hit WEA Union with Statewide Class-Action Suit to Reclaim $200,000 in Dues Seized for Politics
03/09/01 Janesville, WI Teamsters Union to be Prosecuted for Violating Employees’ Rights
03/05/01 Palmdale, CA Lockheed Martin Employee Socks Union with Federal Charges
02/16/01 Washington, DC Employee Rights Advocate Says Union Dues Executive Order Is “Only a Small, Symbolic First Step”
02/12/01 Deferiet, NY Deferiet Paper Employee Hits Union with Federal Charges
01/30/01 Springfield, VA Media Advisory — McCain-Feingold Deliberately Guts Employees’ Right Not to Fund Union Electioneering
01/09/01 Fresno, CA Bakersfield Teachers Hit State’s Teacher Union with Civil Rights Lawsuit