Category: Right to Work

NJ-04: Smith co-sponsors bill which would invalidate ‘right to work’ laws

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Chris Smith is New Jersey’s last Republican congressman and a long-time supporter of labor unions.  Smith (R, NJ-04) is also a new co-sponsor of H.R. 2474, the “Protecting the Right to Organize Act,” legislation which critics Read More

The PRO Act Is Anti-worker

By Erica Jedynak – For the past several decades, we’ve seen workers across the nation see more choice, thanks to the landmark U.S. Supreme Court Janus v. AFSCME decision reaffirming First Amendment rights and passage of right-to-work laws in 27 states. These developments protect Read More

U.S. Union Membership Still Sinking

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The lib labs over at Blue Jersey commemorated Labor Day 2013 by taking a contrived shot at one of Save Jersey‘s favorite legislators, Asm. Jay Webber (R-Morris). The Assemblyman took a moment away from his Read More

Americans in “Right to Work” States Celebrate Labor Day with Lower Unemployment Rates

Labor Day officially became a U.S. federal holiday in 1894, largely as a way from Congress to appease striking railway workers. Ironically, that same movement is now putting certain U.S. states at a severe competitive disadvantage during the Obama Recession. Read More