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Walmart: Victim Of A Partisan National Labor Relations Board

Walmart is a company that Big Labor and its allies love to hate. Despite a coordinated media campaign vilifying the company and “hit and run” walk-outs aimed at disrupting operations, Walmart’s 1.3 million employees remain largely beyond Labor’s reach. The projected “nationwide” walk-outs of “thousands of employees” have fizzled. And the fact that Walmart’s new CEO began working for the company in 1984 as a warehouse distribution clerk clearly demonstrates that the unsubstantiated union charge that Walmart workers are trapped in low-level minimum wage jobs is untrue...

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Obama’s Nominee for the National Labor Relations Board Accused In Union Corruption Case

Richard Griffin, President Obama's nominee to be the National Labor Relations Board's general counsel, is accused of making false statements under oath in a union corruption complaint in California district court. The charges stem from when Griffin was the top lawyer for the International Union of Operating Engineers. The complaint alleges that he gave a false explanation in a deposition for why union officials sought the ouster of a colleague who was blowing the whistle on internal corruption...

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