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Dave Jamieson

Employers Won't Have To Tell Workers Their Labor Rights After All

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A surprisingly controversial rule that would have required businesses to hang posters in the workplace spelling out U.S. workers' labor ...

Imagine a Labor Day Without Labor Law

Larry Cohen | Posted 08.31.2013 | Politics
Larry Cohen

Democrats will now need to decide which side they are on. We could be the first generation of working Americans since 1935 to not have the protections of the NLRB.

Dave Jamieson

How Senate Obstruction Helped Ruin This Guy's Life

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Obama Administration Takes Case To High Court

AP | SAM HANANEL | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Thursday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision that found the president's rec...

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 ...

Bold Obama Move Challenged

AP | TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

CHICAGO — A federal appeals court in Chicago heard arguments Friday in a case that challenges whether President Barack Obama had the authority t...

Amanda Terkel

Santorum: Congress Should Take Obama 'To Court' For Recess Appointments

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

BRENTWOOD, N.H. -- Rick Santorum, flying high off his personal victory in the Iowa caucuses, met with voters at a nursing home in New Hampshire on Wed...

Dave Jamieson

Inviting Fury From GOP, Obama Doubles Down On Recess Appointments

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Doubling down on President Barack Obama's bold recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, t...

NYU Graduate Employees File for Union Recognition, Hope to Overturn Bush Era Ruling

Michael Gould-Wartofsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Michael Gould-Wartofsky

Graduate employees at NYU hope to become the first union of its kind at a private university since they were stripped of federal labor law protections by Bush appointees in 2004.