Judge Mediating Labor Dispute Far From Impartial

Posted by Meagan Nelson on Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 3:24 pm - Permalink

Judge Mark Sobel on Payroll of Labor Board

This week, a hearing began in Fresno, California regarding a labor dispute between farmworkers at Gerawan Farming, Inc. and the California Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB).

The workers voted in a decertification election last November to kick the United Farm Workers (UFW) out, but the ALRB refuses to count their votes. This is a clear violation of the farmworkers’ civil liberties.

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CA Farmworkers and Politicians to Rally Against Forced Unionization

Posted by Matt Patterson on Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 10:22 am - Permalink

Center For Worker Freedom

722 12th Street NW Suite #400

Washington, D.C. 20005

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CA Governor Vetoes Forced Unionization Bill

Posted by Matt Patterson on Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 4:13 pm - Permalink

Center For Worker Freedom

722 12th Street NW Suite #400

Washington, D.C. 20005

For Immediate Release        

September 29, 2014                                                      

CA Governor Vetoes Forced Unionization Bill

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Ca. Gov. Stands With Farm Workers

Posted by Meagan Nelson on Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 11:20 am - Permalink

Governor Brown Vetoes Forced Unionization Bill

In a surprise move, Governor Jerry Brown vetoed the California Farm Bill SB-25 on Sunday. The Bill, which had passed both houses of the Legislature, would have made it easier for unions to force farm workers into collective bargaining agreements by essentially abolishing their right to appeal during labor mediation.

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Farm Workers to Storm Labor Hearing

Posted by Matt Patterson on Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 5:29 pm - Permalink

Center For Worker Freedom

722 12th Street NW Suite #400

Washington, D.C. 20005

For Immediate Release                                                                         Contact: John Kartch

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California Legislators Urge Action on UFW Votes

Posted by Meagan Nelson on Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 11:31 am - Permalink

Sacramento – California Assemblyman James Patterson and fellow state legislators are urging Governor Jerry Brown to stand up for farm workers’ rights.

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California Bill Kills Farmer Freedom

Posted by Meagan Nelson on Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 4:19 pm - Permalink

Elected representatives are about to seize farmers’ hard-earned money to use it against the farmers’ own best interests with the pending signature of California’s SB-25 Bill. The bill has pushed its way into the House and Senate and is awaiting signature by Governor Jerry Brown.

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Farm Workers Facing Forced Unionization Seek Help from Gov. Brown

Posted by Matt Patterson on Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 11:48 am - Permalink

Center for Worker Freedom Launches Sacramento Billboard Campaign

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