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Inaction on NLRB Confirmations Is Simply Wrong

Richard Trumka | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics
Richard Trumka

Anti-worker Republicans are using Richard Griffin and Sharon Block as pawns in their political games, and it's just wrong -- especially when it means a law enforcement agency that protects workers is shutting down.

Dave Jamieson

How Senate Obstruction Helped Ruin This Guy's Life | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the past three years, Marcus Hedger has lost a good-paying manufacturing job and a nice home in Antioch, Ill. Thanks to the dysfuncti...

Sequester's Sire

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 04.30.2013 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

If Mr. Cordray's recess appointment is successfully challenged, the consumer will be the loser. The Republicans will be the winners. Winning, rather than governing, is apparently, the point.

White House Makes Move After Federal Court Smackdown

Reuters | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Feb 13 (Reuters) - The White House on Wednesday formally nominated two members of a labor board whose appointments had been in doubt aft...

Supreme Court To Stay Out Of Obama Recess Appointment Case

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday denied a nursing home operator's emergency stay ...