Tag Archives: UAW

Obama’s UAW Speech Highlights Union Talk in Both Political Parties

This week President Obama gave a fiery speech to United Auto Workers about protecting unionism. In what appeared to be a campaign-style speech, Obama spoke in partisan terms, saying, quite passionately, that “I’ll promise you this: as long as you’ve got an ounce of fight left in you, I’ll have a ton of fight left […]

Arizona’s Proposed Anti-Union Legislation is Strikingly Similar to WI, OH Laws

The country’s anti-union forces have set their sights on Arizona this month, where state legislators are considering four anti-union bills that target the collective bargaining rights of public workers. The bills, backed by the Koch brothers, are modeled in the spirit of Wisconsin’s attack on public workers last March.  The state senate passed the first […]