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MEDC-SEIU Arrangement Still Raising Questions

Paul Kersey discusses MEDC-SEIU deal on Frank Beckmann's show.

The Clean Economy Development Center

Clearinghouse for ‘green energy’ boondoggles was recipient of $100,000 in SEIU cash. First in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. The … a $100,000 donation from the SEIU in April 2010. The CEDC …

Prop 4 Not About Home Care

… own website , the SEIU is an employee union … 4 maintain that the SEIU is spending millions … This has netted the SEIU more than $32 million … First comes from the SEIU. According to the …

The Expensive Mystery of “Project Cherrywood”

… public-sector union. The SEIU already benefits from … award the tax credit, SEIU Local 517M agreed to … pay cut easier for SEIU officers to swallow. Second, … little about what the SEIU will do with the office …

Health Care Unionization Campaign Changes Its Story — Again

Ballot proposal avoids the one issue it is about: Money for the SEIU

… background checks. The SEIU to date has taken … state constitution. The SEIU, which has been  financing … one thing only — the SEIU is attempting to hijack … it's time we tell the SEIU 'No, hands off our constitution.' …

Politically Powerful Special Interest Gets Special State Tax Break

… administrative services for the SEIU and other local unions. …

'Dues Skim' Proponents, State Department Struggle to Explain Health Care Scheme

Group would lock in millions for SEIU in forced unionization

… theme surrounding the SEIU scheme to trap unsuspecting … dummy employer the SEIU used to facilitate its … being taken by the SEIU. Minicuci checked again … same time? The SEIU and others, including …

Mackinac Center Legal Foundation Files Amicus Brief in U.S. Supreme Court Case

Illinois scheme similar to Michigan SEIU ‘dues skim’

… in Michigan saw the SEIU skim more than $34 … end last March. The SEIU also attempted to enshrine … percentage points. The SEIU is now under investigation …

Center Legal Analyst on WJR

Senate votes to end SEIU skim scheme.

Legal Foundation Seeks End to Forced Unionization of Home-Based Caregivers

State agency asked to award $3 million back to workers that the SEIU took as dues

… action against the SEIU asks the Michigan … become known as the SEIU "dues skim" that began … being forced into the SEIU. To date more than $32 … has been taken by the SEIU from workers, most of …

Prop 4 Would Put Union Scam in Constitution

… disabled people into SEIU coffers, for which the … unions, which is why the SEIU bankrolled an initiative …

Study Says Most Home Health Care Workers Taking Care of Family, Friends

SEIU has taken more than $31M from workers; union 'shellgame' hurts disabled

… friends. In 2005, the SEIU targeted Michigan's … source . To date, the SEIU has taken more than … Opsommer, R-Dewitt, "This SEIU-supported ballot proposal … In $28 Million For SEIU ... And Climbing Why …

MLive Prop 4 Live Chat Transcript

… far has allowed the SEIU to skim more than …

Free Press Live Chat on Prop 4

… far has allowed the SEIU to skim more than …

Better Late Than Never: An End To the 'Dues Skim'

What can $29 million buy?

… received $5,000 from the SEIU on the day in June … still voted with the SEIU — the lone Republican …

America Votes

Simultaneously a partner for political campaigns and a consultant on internal union affairs. Ninth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. America … and listed as part of SEIU's overhead. According … ID bill in Ohio. If SEIU's financial statements …

Center Work on Prop 4 Cited

Detroit News, Midland Daily News cover SEIU scheme.

Labor Union Caught in Dues Skim Fails to File Annual Report with Federal Government

SEIU Healthcare Michigan reported losing 80 percent of its members after dues skim ended

Last year when SEIU Healthcare Michigan … Department of Labor. “For SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … in violation.” SEIU Healthcare Michigan’s … $34 million to the SEIU. In 2014 the union …

Ballot Proposal to Exploit Disabled Medicaid Recipients

… payments as "dues," the SEIU has quietly taken more … bargains against. The SEIU appears willing to prop … government workers. But the SEIU filed suit in federal … not matched by the SEIU and MQCCC arguments …

Supreme Court Takes One Step Away from Forced Unionization

A blow to SEIU's recruitment scheme

… decades-long membership slump. SEIU began organizing caregivers … arrangement was quite simple: SEIU would convince a state … Medicaid payments to SEIU in the form of union … caregivers greatly enriched SEIU. The Mackinac Center …

'It's hard to believe the union could get away with something like this'

Ex-Teamster says it's 'thievery' that the SEIU is taking money he could use to take care of his mother

… are members of the SEIU thanks to a unionization … a case against the SEIU over unfair labor practices. The legal … million. In 2005, the SEIU pulled off a forced … care. To date, the SEIU has taken more than …

MEGA Madness and Big Labor Contradictions

Dubious Michigan Tax Break to Union Raises Eyebrows

… two other states the SEIU was supposedly considering …

SEIU Allowed to Keep Millions in ‘Dues’ Money it Siphoned Away from Medicaid in Stealth Unionization, Court of Appeals Rules

‘Union has refused every opportunity to defend Granholm administration and itself in concocting this scheme’

… Appeals granted the SEIU’s motion to dismiss … requested. “The SEIU overpaid our clients … pretty obvious the SEIU did not want the court … parties.” The SEIU sent checks to the MCLF …

The Relationship Between the MQC3 and the SEIU

… between the MQC3 and the SEIU is questionable. As … bank, of which the SEIU had provided $12,000 … relationship between the SEIU and the MQC3, the MQC3 and SEIU entered into a contract …

Illegal Union Scheme Story Hits National TV

… to pay dues to the SEIU under an illegal unionization …

Kos Media

Publishers of "Daily Kos." Sixteenth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report: Kos … received $144,000 from the SEIU in 2010.  The money … blogs on the web, and SEIU figures prominently …

Muskegon SEIU Escape Vote Set For This Week

… International Union (SEIU). The specific branch of the SEIU involved is Healthcare … outspoken critic of the SEIU and Healthcare Michigan. … switch unions. “SEIU was trying to negotiate …

The Alliance for Retired Americans

Union's "administration" included a senior citizen lobbying group with a detailed agenda. Eighteenth 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 the SEIU in 2010. The union characterized … Project Change.org SEIU Healthcare Michigan Ballot …

Colorado WINS

More state government worker politics. Tenth in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report. Colorado … ideological than most other SEIU projects, it is still … Project Change.org SEIU Healthcare Michigan Ballot …

Who Won't They Unionize?

The same forced unionization problem the Mackinac Center Legal Foundation is battling on behalf of home-based day care owners is now stirring up controversy in the in-home health care provider field.

SEIU Healthcare Michigan Lives on Without 'Employer'

… “employer” for members of SEIU Healthcare Michigan … agreement since 2006. The SEIU takes union dues from … its doors. SEIU “Remains in Force” It … the MQC3’s existence, SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

Health Care Workers Vote to Bolt from 'Corrupt' SEIU

… International Union (SEIU) to try to get Saginaw … themselves out of the SEIU Healthcare union last … in favor of leaving SEIU to 22 for staying. One … workers became the first SEIU members outside of California …

Muskegon Health Care Workers Get Out of SEIU

… specific branch of the SEIU involved is Healthcare … September election, means SEIU Healthcare Michigan … glad to be rid of the SEIU. “I'm thrilled,” … our shoulders. “SEIU brags about being an …

Los Angeles Times SEIU Investigation

… Hawaii. [19] After the SEIU conducted its own investigation, …

Attorney General Orders State To Stop SEIU 'Dues Skim'

… the withholding of SEIU dues from private individuals … election cycle.   The SEIU hasn’t given any money … executive vice president of the SEIU who made $222,876 in 2010, and SEIU president Mary Kay Henry, …

GOP-Dominated Senate To SEIU: 'Here's $4 Million'

… continues to be sent to SEIU as dues. Overall, the … $28 million for the SEIU. Last June, the … Scandal Roots of SEIU Forced Unionization … Dues Keep Flowing To SEIU SEIU Sent …

Further Down the Rabbit Hole: Forced Unionization 'Dues Skim' Linked To West Coast Scandal

SEIU officials who led charge to unionize unsuspecting workers are now long gone

… at Local 6434 of the SEIU.  With a membership … health care workers, SEIU Local 6434 was the … headed the national SEIU until 2010 and in the early … the first president of SEIU Healthcare Michigan, …

Mystery Contribution Kept ‘Dues Skim’ Alive

Union gave dummy employee $12,000, but that money not specified on federal report

… on the report. SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … specifies that the SEIU gave $12,000 to the … March 31, 2013, the SEIU took more than $34 million … mail-in election, the SEIU said it got enough votes …

Prop 4 a 'Money Grab'

… caregivers, from whom the SEIU has skimmed $32 million …

Union Health Care Ballot Supporters Say They Have Enough Signatures for a Vote

Union claimed First Amendment rights in court; ballot promoters now claim it's to protect workers, patients

… said no one from the SEIU was present. Instead, the … caregivers' checks. The SEIU then had attorneys from … dues flow continues]," SEIU attorney Scott Kronland … workers. "The SEIU has openly admitted …

SEIU Requests Contact Info for Kansas HCBS Providers

… their dues. The SEIU in Kansas has asked …

No Lean Times For SEIU 'Dues Skim' Union Bosses

… skim .” To date, the SEIU has collected more than … Snyder. Meanwhile, the SEIU has taken steps toward … $7,130,343 was paid to the SEIU national union in Washington, … of the top brass at SEIU Healthcare Michigan …

Center Analysts Discuss Illegal Unionization

… become members of the SEIU. The union has taken …

skimTRACKER 'Forced Unionization' Dues: More Than $34 Million Taken By The SEIU

… MILLION TAKEN BY THE SEIU FROM MICHIGAN HOME HELP … International Union (SEIU) "organized” Michigan's … first counter tallied SEIU dues skimmed since the … contract between the SEIU and the dummy employer …

Unionization Case Before The Supreme Court Could Have Lasting National Impact

Harris v. Quinn could make all public employees eligible for right-to-work; case is flying under the radar

… which resulted in the SEIU taking more than $34 … Confidential of the SEIU Dues Skim Legal … Money SEIU Election Battle Hinges … Scheme Infighting At The SEIU How the …

Mackinac Center Legal Foundation Asks Appeals Court to Correct Michigan Employment Relations Commission Error

‘Clients are caught in a Catch-22’

… were caught up in the SEIU’s scheme were family … $34 million to the SEIU before it came to an …