Saturday, July 24

Unions

ACLU, First Amendment, Free Speech, Law, National Labor Relations Board, NLRB, Organized Labor, scabby the rat, Unions

Giant inflatable rats used by labor unions are constitutionally protected free speech, labor board rules

"Scabby the Rat" was first used by labor unions in 1990. The inflatable rat ranges in size from 12 feet to 25 feet. The Trump administration had argued its "red eyes, fangs, and claws" constituted an illegal threat. LoadingSomething is loading. Labor unions have a constitutionally protected right to protest using giant inflatable rodents, a fed...
Andrew saul, Congress, Democrats, Direct payments, Economy, Joe Biden, Policy, Politics, Republicans, Social Security Administration, stimulus check, stimulus check delays, Unions

Biden fired the Trump-appointed Social Security head amid complaints of stimulus check delays and union-busting tactics

The White House fired Andrew Saul, the Social Security head, on Friday evening. Democrats and advocates charged the agency with gumming up stimulus checks for disabled people. Democrats cheered the firings while Republicans said Biden was injecting politics into the agency. LoadingSomething is loading. ...