Matt Patterson Speaks at the Conservative Leadership Conference

Posted on Friday, March 28th, 2014 at 1:55 pm - Permalink

Matt Patterson of the Center for Worker Freedom is speaking today at the Conservative Leadership Conference in Raleigh, NC. His presentation will be at 3pm. To read more about the other speakers and more about the event click here.

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Subaru Dealership's Brilliant Union Jujutsu

Posted by Tucker Nelson on Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 4:09 pm - Permalink

In an effort to try and embarrass and humiliate a Subaru dealership, the local United Brotherhood Of Carpenters And Joiners Of America Local 201 union in Wichita put up a sign in front of the dealership, located on public property, which reads “SHAME ON SUBARU OF WICHITA.”

Rather than taking the criticism, the dealership cleverly fought back with a sign almost identical in design which reads "FOR HAVING UNBEATABLE PRICES"

Ouch. This should be a lesson to unions - two can play at this game.

 

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The UAW Stifles Free Speech

Posted by Tucker Nelson on Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 at 4:28 pm - Permalink

The UAW has lost the election for the unionization of the VW plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The union is not accepting this defeat easily, if at all. They recently filed an objection with the NLRB, claiming that the election was compromised by political interference. Matt Patterson of the Center for Worker Freedom writes for the Times Free Press in Chattanooga about this very issue. In an article entitled “The UAW Against.

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Overtaxed UAW Members Pay Dues, Get Little in Return

Posted by Matt Patterson on Monday, March 10th, 2014 at 12:46 pm - Permalink

 

Ever thought that dues for unions are like a tax, taxes that come out of the workers’ paychecks to pay for representation? And what do these workers get in return? Matt Patterson Executive Director at the Center for Worker Freedom wrote commentary about this very issue that was featured in the Detroit Free Press on Sunday.  Below is an excerpt:

Union dues are a tax.

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Matt Patterson of the CWF Interviewed on the Janine Turner Radio Show

Posted on Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 1:46 pm - Permalink

Matt Patterson discusses the UAW vote in VW Chattanooga plant. He explains the CWF efforts as well as the efforts of the UAW in Chattanooga to win this vote.

Listen below:
 

 

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BREAKING: Workers Reject UAW in Stunning Defeat of Obama Ally

Posted by Matt Patterson on Friday, February 14th, 2014 at 10:35 pm - Permalink
Chattanooga workers reject United Auto Workers representation in historic labor battle.
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CWF Matt Patterson on Fox News Special Report

Posted by Tucker Neslon on Friday, February 14th, 2014 at 3:12 pm - Permalink

Matt Patterson on Fox New Special Report discussing the Volkswagen Chattanooga Vote

 

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Union Dirty Tricks, part 1

Posted by Matt Patterson on Thursday, February 13th, 2014 at 11:10 pm - Permalink

Unions have been known to use a variety of -- shall we say -- creative methods to win representation elections, including (but not limited to) collusion with government officials, threats, intimidation and even outright violence.

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