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Americans United for Change

SEIU gives advocacy group $300,000. Twelfth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report: Americans … received $300,000 from the SEIU in 2010, all of it designated … Project Change.org SEIU Healthcare Michigan Ballot …

Infighting at the SEIU

Union behind Proposal 4 facing lawsuit that was filed by its own employees

… inner workings of the SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … case,  Jolliffi vs SEIU Healthcare Michigan , … take place by mail, as SEIU Healthcare boss Marge … of the union. SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

Are You Kinda Republican, Really Republican or Really, Really Republican?

SEIU's in-depth survey

… government employee unions, SEIU draws much of its funding … thing about this is how SEIU leaders see their members …

Michigan Senate Should Help End Illegal Unionization

… sending the money to an SEIU affiliate. For … pushing wheelchairs. The SEIU, however, cannot negotiate … to grant these. The SEIU nevertheless receives … years. He argues the SEIU is out of place here, …

How Right-to-Work and the End of the 'Dues Skim' Killed the SEIU in Michigan

Membership, revenue and political spending plummet

… about supporting the SEIU, they responded by opting … Granholm worked with the SEIU to “organize” home … employees” so that the SEIU could claim to be representing … Medicaid recipients. SEIU Healthcare-Michigan …

Time for Labor Unions to Collect their Own Dues

The on-going SEIU dues skim must end

… organizations — primarily the SEIU — still siphon an estimated … private sector unionism, SEIU sought to regain ground … government-administered aid program. SEIU entrapped workers any … decided to stand up to SEIU. The Legislature banned …

SEIU's Vicious Circle

… which outlines how the SEIU is paying for a shell … forced into a union, the SEIU continues the money …

Despite Collapse in Membership, SEIU Poised to Go All-In in Michigan

$150 million campaign blunted by right-to-work law

The SEIU is making a huge political … paying fees to a union, SEIU Michigan has lost 51% … of its members and SEIU Healthcare Michigan … then, the national SEIU has lost 8% of its dues …

Union Members Down, Money For SEIU Up

'Dues skim' contributes to higher union funding

… International Union (SEIU). Healthcare Michigan … Jennifer Granholm, the SEIU targeted the Medicaid … communications for SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … also: MichCapCon Coverage of the SEIU Michigan …

Most of the Arrested Anti-Right-to-Work Protesters Have SEIU 'Dues Skim' Connections

Son of SEIU Healthcare Michigan president one of those facing charges

… affiliated with the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … Kersting, is the son of SEIU Healthcare Michigan … Faville. Kersting's current status at SEIU Healthcare Michigan … International Union (SEIU) affiliate a while back …

'Forced Unionization' Brings In $28 Million For SEIU ... And Climbing

The overwhelming majority of the money can be used for almost anything the union desires

… almost anything the SEIU desires, including advertising, … and passed on to the SEIU so far is as follows: 2007: … words that Ken Cole (SEIU lobbyist) seemed to … the MQC3. They (the SEIU) have absolutely no …

SEIU Affiliate’s Revenue Cut in Half After 'Dues Skim' Ended

SEIU Healthcare Michigan dues collection went from $11.3 million to $5.4 million

… exploitation ended. SEIU Healthcare Michigan … the mid-2000s when SEIU moved to grab a share … Jennifer Granholm, SEIU was allowed to carry … union's coffers. SEIU Healthcare Michigan's …

Union Behind Michigan ‘Dues Skim’ Facing More Corruption Allegations

SEIU Healthcare Michigan has a history of problems

… ongoing saga surrounding SEIU Healthcare Michigan. This … not new to scandals. SEIU Healthcare Michigan … belong to the union, SEIU Healthcare Michigan … breaking away from the SEIU and repeatedly alleging …

SEIU Members Protest SEIU Healthcare Michigan

Three members of the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … "no benefit" from the SEIU.

SEIU Lays Out Plan to Try and Continue 'Dues Skim'

Union blames 'right-wing forces' for end of scheme that locked 45K workers into the SEIU

… in. Only this time the SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … Capitol Confidential, the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … would potentially give SEIU Healthcare Michigan … union officer election SEIU Healthcare Michigan had …

Union Electrician and Wife: 'The SEIU Never Did Anything For Us'

Milliron family says they don't think the SEIU should be able to lock its forced unionization into the state constitution

… orchestrated by the SEIU when Jennifer Granholm … did,” she said. “The SEIU never did anything for … was forced into the SEIU in 2006 and for two … information from the SEIU after the mail-in election.  “But …

SEIU Scheme Ends

… Michigan residents to the SEIU over the last six years …

SEIU Sues Its Own Members for Banquet Hall They Paid For

Taylor school employees decertify, so union retaliates

… merger between the SEIU’s Taylor and Lansing … Because of the merger, SEIU Local 517M of Lansing … 400 signatures to the SEIU headquarters in Washington, … planned on staying SEIU — just dissolve the …

SEIU Dues Skim All About Politics

… Faville, president of SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … is over whether the SEIU can forcibly extract … as much . When the SEIU filed suit in federal …

Michigan Health Care Workers Seeking Exit from Scandal-Ridden SEIU Affiliate

Leader of rival union accuses local SEIU boss of spending $5,420 on pizza, but just $8,800 on collective bargaining

… International Union (SEIU), but say they have … themselves out of the SEIU Michigan Healthcare … the employees. “But SEIU keeps filing charges … workers claim that their SEIU representatives dragged …

Connecticut Now Struggling With Caregiver Unionization Efforts

SEIU loss in Michigan not stopping the union

… seven years after the SEIU used a mail-in election … of that scheme, the SEIU has taken nearly $33 … Medicaid checks. The SEIU convinced home-based … coverage. In Michigan, the SEIU’s scheme took place …

SEIU Dues Skim Continues

… skimmed by the SEIU from the subsidy checks … Detroit News that the SEIU is taking about $500,000 …

Legal Analyst: 'Monitoring' SEIU

… information about the SEIU scheme, see here

Wright Discusses SEIU Scheme

… care workers by the SEIU and how the union has …

SEIU: Go on strike against your family members

The SEIU represents hundreds … home-care aid workers the SEIU is urging to strike … unionized by the SEIU. That ended this summer …

SEIU Takes $28M from Medicaid Fund

… been funneled to the SEIU in the form of “dues” …

Spencer Discusses SEIU Dues Skim

… that has allowed the SEIU to take nearly $30 million …

Center in Wall Street Journal Consecutive Days

Cited on SEIU scheme, Detroit bailout

… membership seen by SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

GOP Senator Tries to Save SEIU Healthcare ‘Employer’

… dues-paying members of SEIU Healthcare Michigan . … runs the program for SEIU and passes the union … questions about the SEIU ( Note: parenthetical … collect union dues for SEIU? (MQC3 basically runs …

Reitz in The American Spectator

Commentary on SEIU defeat

Commentary on SEIU defeat.

SEIU Scheme Leads Detroit Newscast

… administration for the SEIU to organize against, …

SEIU Dues Scheme Must End

… Rapids Press . The SEIU took more than $30 million …

An End Finally in Sight for the SEIU Dues Skim

Voters overwhelmingly reject the forced unionization scheme

… Michigan. But the SEIU's scheme should now … stop." Since 2005, the SEIU has taken more than … rubber stamp for the SEIU. The primary impact … governor replacing the SEIU-friendly board members, …

SEIU Dues Skim Scheme Continues

CapCon also tracking public-sector pay

… skim-tracker shows that the SEIU has siphoned nearly …

SEIU Membership Drops 80 Percent

When given a choice, thousands refuse to join

… Michiganders into the SEIU has ended, its membership … chosen not remain in the SEIU now that they have the …

SEIU Dues Skim Explained

… has funneled to the SEIU. For more information …

SEIU 'Skim Tracker' Stops Ticking

After seven years and more than $34 million taken from home-based caregivers, union contract officially ends

The SEIU " skim tracker " has … are the checks the SEIU was taken money from. … of the scheme, the SEIU took more than $34 million, … Confidential Coverage of the SEIU 'Dues Skim' Voters …

SEIU Ballot Language Disconnected From Reality

… representative" is the SEIU. “Allow” does not mean … to  pay dues  to the SEIU, which can spend the … from caregivers to the SEIU, which to date has taken …

SEIU Tries to Continue Dues Scheme

Leaked document maps out 'dues skim' plan

… that case. The SEIU Healthcare Michigan … significant that the SEIU calls the MQC3 the employer … employer. So why does the SEIU maintain otherwise? …

What The...?

MEDC grant to SEIU raises all kinds of questions

… deserves answers: SEIU is the collective bargaining … as employer and the SEIU as a union? Was there … involved? In 2008 the SEIU received close to … this year. Hasn't the SEIU received enough from …

SEIU Dues Skim Comes to an End

Union was able to extract $34 million from home-based caregivers through stealth unionization scheme

… extension between the SEIU and the Michigan Quality … the MCLF against the SEIU continues. This …

The Economic Opportunity Institute

A progressive think tank. Seventeenth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report: The … received $125,000 from SEIU, funds that according … Project Change.org SEIU Healthcare Michigan Ballot …

Jobs with Justice

A national network of local coalitions. Fourteenth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report: Jobs … Project Change.org SEIU Healthcare Michigan Ballot …

Media Cite Center on Supreme Court Case

SEIU-type dues skim outlawed

… in Michigan with the SEIU’s stealth unionization … skimmed by the SEIU, and he was cited by …

Confirmed: The SEIU 'Dues Skim' Finally Ends

Home-based caregivers no longer losing money to union

… the contract with the SEIU and, in turn, stopped … reality." The SEIU, however, took $34,416,335.21 … tracking the money the SEIU took.  In the meantime, … dues-paying members, the SEIU targeted the Medicaid …

SEIU Sues State, Governor to Keep Home Health Care 'Dues Skim' Money Flowing

… U.S. Constitution. The SEIU has taken more than … handing it over to the SEIU. Earlier, the legislature … employee. The SEIU was taking dues under … loved ones . The SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

SEIU 'Dues Skim' Days Are Numbered

Work to get caregivers their money back continues

… contract upon which the SEIU " Dues Skim " is based … stop." In 2005, the SEIU perpetrated a forced … scheme has enriched SEIU coffers by more than … dummy employer the SEIU used to facilitate its …

Wright Discusses End of SEIU Dues Skim

… discussing the end of the SEIU dues skim . The … action against the SEIU to recover part of the …

SEIU Healthcare Michigan

A political amoeba. Seventh in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. SEIU Healthcare Michigan , … a bewildering array of SEIU entities, all of whom partake in …

Mackinac Center Subject of SEIU Protest

Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association at issue

… at 4 pm today by the SEIU of Michigan in connection … Friedrichs case. SEIU was involved in skimming …

SEIU 'Dues Skim' Finally Grinding To A Halt

… union. To date, the SEIU has taken more than $34 … not beholden to the SEIU. Haveman pointed … that the contract with SEIU Healthcare Michigan … only questions the SEIU attorneys have brought …

SEIU Election Battle Hinges On Home-Based Caregivers

Union member: 'I was born in the Mideast ... I've never seen an election that was messed up like this'

… is approaching for SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … caregivers. But even as the SEIU "dues-skim" nears an … is at issue. Current SEIU Healthcare Michigan … Muskegon, is no longer in SEIU Healthcare Michigan. …

SEIU Fined for Campaign Finance Violations

Union dues skim took $34 million from Medicaid

Union dues skim took $34 million from Medicaid.

Families Forced Into SEIU Scheme Relieved and Thankful After Proposal 4 Defeat

Robert Haynes: 'It took ordinary people like us to bring attention to what was really happening.'

… Tuesday rejected the SEIU's plan to continue the … like what they (the SEIU) wanted to do would … thought what the union (SEIU) had been doing was … since 1981.  The SEIU's scheme took a percentage …

SEIU Election Legitimacy Questioned by Some Union Members

Union president's decision to allow mail-in votes to outgoing home-based caregivers upset some members

… potential legal action, the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … were forced into the SEIU in 2005 after a mail-in … proposal pushed by the SEIU to lock the scheme into … significant because the SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

Pennies on the Dollar

… handing it over to the SEIU as union dues, thus … Since late 2006, the SEIU has skimmed more than … dollars from the SEIU to maintain its quasi …

Glossop Family Caregiver Wants Out of SEIU

… the case against the SEIU and MQCCC's illegal …

SEIU Skim Scheme Draws Media Attention

… has exposed how the SEIU has skimmed more …

Capitol Protesters Fined $500 Each For Trying To Storm Senate Chamber

Most of arrested right-to-work protesters had SEIU 'dues skim' connections

… people with ties to the SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … plea agreement, the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … has not been tied to SEIU Healthcare Michigan. One … Kersting, the son of SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

The Murky Role of MERC in SEIU Scheme

… for. However, SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

Wright Discusses Supreme Court Visit on WJR

Illinois union scheme similar to SEIU dues skim

… Michigan, during which the SEIU took $34 million …

SEIU Ballot Proposal Raises Questions

Why is the SEIU involved in a ballot … selling point for the SEIU and its allies, but … or not? Whether the SEIU continues to receive …

State, National Media on SEIU's Downward Spiral

Right-to-work rescues 44k from stealth unionization scheme

… in membership in the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … chosen not to join the SEIU now that the stealth …

Commentary: Prop 4 Supporters Promise Programs That Already Exist

Home-based caregiver proposal would lock SEIU unionization scheme into state constitution

… $32 million the SEIU has taken from the Medicaid … state workers. The SEIU took the issue to federal … were unionized in the SEIU scheme, but the union … the pockets of the SEIU at the expense of Michigan’s …

Center Legal Expert Discusses SEIU Case

… home-based caregivers by the SEIU. Wright earlier …

George Will Cites CapCon in Washington Post

SEIU dues skim highlighted ahead of SCOTUS case

… its coverage of the SEIU dues skim that took …

SEIU Under Investigation over Prop 4

'Dues Skim' took $35 million from Medicaid recipients

… initially hide the SEIU’s involvement. After … its money came from SEIU. Michigan Capitol … on the groups the SEIU set up to continue … paying members, the SEIU targeted the Medicaid …

Mackinac Center Video Posted at Breitbart.com

… care aides from an SEIU illegal unionization …

SEIU Dues Skim Surpasses $34 Million

The SEIU has just passed $34 … stop the scheme. The SEIU then spent millions …

MCLF Joins Supreme Court Brief

… form of “dues” to the SEIU. Thousands of Michigan … unionization that made them SEIU members, which has funneled …

Commentary: Proposal 4 Excludes Caregivers From Getting State Employee Benefits

SEIU wants forced unionization locked into state constitution but only to take money from caregivers

… amendment that the SEIU and its followers wrote … the purpose of the SEIU taking money from them. … employees enjoy. The SEIU will not bargain on … simple. Since 2005, the SEIU has taken more than …

SEIU Fined Almost $200,000 Over Actions Tied To 2012 Ballot Proposal Campaign

Union suffers another loss related to dues skim, which took more than $34 million from home-based caregivers

… in early 2013, the SEIU took more than $34 million … this week that the SEIU will pay $199,000 in … fees already paid, the SEIU will have paid more … shield the fact that SEIU was virtually the only …

The SEIU in Michigan: Home Health Aides

… International Union (SEIU) organized Michigan's …

BREAKING NEWS: Michigan Senate Stops Home Health Care 'Dues Skim'

… now,” Owens said. “SEIU is concerned enough … International Union (SEIU). That 43,729 has now … continues to be sent to SEIU as dues. Overall, the … $29 million for the SEIU. A home health …

SEIU/MASC: Curiouser and Curiouser

MEDC moved fast to secure a union operation for Michigan, but did they really need to?

… examination of the SEIU-Member Action Service … to MASC, says that SEIU was considering locations … does not appear that SEIU or MASC applied for … Missouri. The timing of the SEIU’s application for tax …

Hospital SEIU Members Say Home-Based Caregivers Get 'No Benefit' From Proposal 4

'They don’t receive sick time. They don’t get vacation time. They can’t file a grievance'

… 'Yes you belong to the SEIU,' " Linebarger said. … Leavell, were at the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … minority (about 10,000) of SEIU Healthcare Michigan … Help Program and the SEIU has taken more than …

'Skim Tracker' Hits $30 Million

… railroaded into the SEIU. As a result, dues from …

Despite Law, SEIU Gets To Continue Taking Medicaid Check Money

Federal judge orders injunction against law; SEIU 'home health care dues skim' continues

… six month extension SEIU and MQC3 signed in April. … bureaucrats allowed the SEIU to pencil in MQC3 as … unionized. To date, the SEIU has taken more than … contingent representing the SEIU who traveled to Detroit …

Minnesota Governor Should Look to California, Not Michigan, on Unionization of Child Care Providers

… gubernatorial run. The SEIU sponsored the legislation … the 30,000-strong SEIU Minnesota . The SEIU and AFSCME PACs also …

Home Health Care Ballot Initiative Would Usurp Power From the Governor

SEIU-backed proposal would lock union perks into the state constitution

… board. However, if the SEIU–backed proposal passes, he … complete. In 2005, the SEIU targeted Michigan’s … the framework of the SEIU scheme right into the … sympathetic to the SEIU’s forced unionization …

SEIU Membership Drops 80 Percent After Dues Skim Ends

Union loses $4.2 million in dues and fees

… longer are part of the SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … dues or fees to the SEIU after the union orchestrated … but not before the SEIU took more than $34 … organizing drives. The SEIU health care workers …

SEIU Draws Attention Over Dues Skim

… Jarrett Skorup about the SEIU dues skim and how the …

SEIU 'Dues Skim' and U-M Research Assistant Bills Brought On Proposal 2

Issues brought to the forefront by the Mackinac Center cited by UAW President as reasons for ballot proposal

… International Union (SEIU) targeted Michigan's … institutions. The SEIU pulled off the dues … caregivers have had SEIU dues deducted from their … That failed when the SEIU gave the dummy employer …

The Applied Research Center

‘Racial justice think tank’ gets SEIU money. Third in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. The … not consulting for SEIU, the ARC works on racial …

GOP Senators, SEIU Taxpayer Giveaways, Campaign Cash and More, OH MY!

… money annually to the SEIU government employee … contribution  from the SEIU on June 22, six weeks … Republicans and the SEIU for union support of … Day observes that the SEIU endorsed Nofs on August …

GOP Senators, SEIU Taxpayer Giveaways, Campaign Cash and More, OH MY!

… money annually to the SEIU government employee … contribution  from the SEIU on June 22, six weeks … Republicans and the SEIU for union support of … Day observes that the SEIU endorsed Nofs on August …

Audit Shows SEIU 'Dues Skim' Likely Bolstered By Extra $3.7 Million; Union-Run Registry Ineffective

… the "dues skim,” the SEIU would have been enriched … Jennifer Granholm, the SEIU carried out the forced … were unionized by the SEIU. And it acknowledged … caregivers. In 2012, when the SEIU attempted to lock the …

UAW Prez: SEIU ‘Dues Skim’ More Important Than RTW

… for good. The SEIU and related unions appear …

'Dues Skim' Ballot Proposal Proponents Cloud Issue With Mistruths

Campaign repeatedly engages in falsehoods to lock in millions for the SEIU

… Granholm was governor, the SEIU held a little-known … participants and sent to the SEIU ever since. This flow … care dues skim." The SEIU has taken more than … end the “skim,” the SEIU is resorting to a ballot …

Public School Union Members Protest Their Own Union

… to separate from the SEIU Local 517M and represent …

‘Change that Works’

$4 million SEIU project was unabashedly political. Second in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. Change … 2010. On its LM-2 report SEIU categorized its funding … as political.  Many SEIU affiliated groups received …

Change.org

E-petition site was recipient of SEIU cash. Sixth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. Change.org  is … totaling $38,500 from the SEIU. Of this, $22,500 was … organizing expense. The SEIU's support of Change.org, …

The SEIU Dues Skim Is Over

… surprising that the SEIU would do everything … implemented in 2005, the SEIU has collected more than … administration. The SEIU, a self-described “militant” … of its agencies, the SEIU was able to use a novel …

Michigan SEIU Story Draws National Attention

Washington Examiner picks up on CapCon story.

The Edward M. Kennedy Institute

SEIU and the legislative career of Sen. Ted Kennedy. Fifteenth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report: The … charitable donation from SEIU in 2010. EMKI is in … Institute is among the SEIU's less egregious beneficiaries, …

The Center for American Progress Action Fund

Political advocacy, among "other" things. Thirteenth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report: The … Fund  received $625,345 from SEIU during 2010. Of this … administration. But unlike some SEIU beneficiaries that perform …

The Atlas Project

SEIU beneficiary ‘putting progressives on the path to victory.’ Fifth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. The … the Sierra Club. SEIU would appear to be especially …

The Brave New Foundation

Leftist media outlet took in $250,000 from SEIU. Fourth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. The … donations. Overall in 2010, SEIU made more than $3.6 …

The Ballot Initiative Strategy Center

‘The progressive community’s only research and capacity-building organization focused solely on the ballot measure process.’ Eighth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. The … Project Change.org SEIU Healthcare Michigan