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McMoney: Big Labor's Cash Flow

Webinar on union front groups features Center expert

Webinar on union front groups features Center expert.

Center Experts Address Props 1, 2 and 4

Analsysts on Fox Business, WDIV, WDET

What's Hiding Under the MASC?

It's Not Easy Getting Answers out of the MEDC

… as $2 million to the SEIU subsidiary even if they … extend MEGA credits to SEIU/MASC and other business … MEDC was offering to SEIU/MASC: MEGA, the … the creation of an SEIU office that could also …

Legal Foundation Defends Clients Caught in a Catch-22

Home-based caregivers caught in the middle.

Shedding Light on Michigan's Administrative State

Tracking interlocal agreements.

Service Employees International Union

… in organized labor. SEIU and six other unions, … Federation. [46] SEIU Joint Council 35, its … members in 2006, making SEIU one of the larger unions … state. [47] SEIU has two locals in Michigan …

Union Omits $12K From Disclosure Form That Was Paid to Keep Health Care 'Dues Skim' Alive

If payment made in 2011 and not reported, it’s ‘very serious,’ labor expert says

… publication. Because the SEIU did not respond to requests … $12,000 payment from the SEIU in February 2012. The … officers. "If the SEIU failed to report expenditures … were forced into the SEIU after a vote most were …

By the Numbers: The Dues Skim

… opted to leave the SEIU once given a choice

Government Incompetence At Its Worst – The Tragedy of the Forced Unionization of Home Health Care Workers

… building that houses the SEIU — the same union collecting … the bill while the SEIU takes money from special … $5,000 from the SEIU on the day the bill … the coffers of the SEIU to be used as they wish. …

Stealth Unionization: The Walking Dead

… was created by the SEIU in 2005 with the assistance … administration. The SEIU, a self-described “militant” … scheme allowed the SEIU to skim more than $32 … close friends. The SEIU formally admitted in …

How Do You Solve A Problem Like A Dues Skim?

… that law passed, the SEIU extended its so-called … Administration and the SEIU in order to create an … against. The MQCCC-SEIU agreement was extended … the only way that the SEIU challenged 2012 PA 76. …

Home Health Care Dues Still Being Skimmed

Could stop next month

… about six years and the SEIU has taken in more than … will go toward the SEIU effort to lock the “skim” … Scandal Roots of SEIU Forced Unionization … Dues Keep Flowing To SEIU SEIU Sent …

Benenson Strategy Group

A DC public relations firm with a strong partisan tilt. Eleventh in a series.

… Senate to act, the SEIU continues to siphon … going, drawn from the SEIU's 2010 LM-2 report: The … recipient of $271,800 from SEIU in 2010. Benenson was … campaign in 2008 . SEIU's choice of Benenson …

Senate Shows Support For Ending Home Health Care 'Dues Skim'

… International Union (SEIU) targeted dollars … care workers” into the SEIU. The vast majority of … people were unionized, SEIU began collecting dues … swollen to 60,190. SEIU coffers have been enriched …

The Cover Story For the 'Dues Skim'

… International Union (SEIU). That original “cover … much smaller. SEIU targeted the taxpayer … had been unionized, SEIU began collecting dues … skim .” So far, the SEIU has received more than …

By The Numbers

Workers for Opportunity

… payers 5.2%  — SEIU national has experienced …

The Effect of Proposal 4 on the Unionization of In-Home Caregivers

… bargaining power for the SEIU or any subsequent union …

Ballot Petition Signatures Submitted in Home Health Aide Scheme

Attempt to grant dues skim constitutional protection is a ‘disgrace’

… would enshrine the SEIU dues skim in the state … Foundation. “Long before the SEIU and the Granholm Administration … February. A lawyer for the SEIU told the judge the union … elections. “The SEIU has openly admitted …

The End Is Near: 'Skim' Stopper Bill Headed To Gov. Snyder

State Rep.: Unions 'lying' to stop bill

… 1018. In 2005, the SEIU targeted dollars that … nursing homes. The SEIU scheme, involving a … care workers into the SEIU. The majority of the … were unionized, the SEIU began collecting dues …

Union Pushes Ballot Proposal To Keep 'Dues Skim' Alive

… International Union (SEIU) is taking initial steps … drive. This move by the SEIU comes as passage of … language, submitted by an SEIU fronted group, would … Policy, refers to the SEIU ballot proposal effort …

Supreme Court Ends Dues Skim Nationwide

… International Union (SEIU) that unionized these … again involved the SEIU. Eight other states … dues skim filled the SEIU’s coffers with approximately … caregivers. In Illinois, the SEIU’s skim took about $3.6 …

The Stealth Election That Led To The Home Health Care 'Dues Skim'

… the coffers of the SEIU including more than … from belonging to the SEIU. Additionally, … a mailing from the SEIU she wouldn't have paid … was an easy task. The SEIU had plenty of people …

Supreme Court Rules Unionization Schemes Involving Home-Based Care Providers Are Illegal

Mackinac Center represented workers similar to those in Illinois who were forced to pay union dues simply because they got state money

… 'dues skim' that the SEIU set up in Michigan was … country. In Michigan, the SEIU Healthcare Michigan … disbanded last year. The SEIU, however, went to great … to delay action. The SEIU also tried to get its …

The Continued Collection of Monies From In-Home Caregivers

… 2012, however, the SEIU sued Gov. Richard Snyder, … withholding money for the SEIU voided the union contract …

Union Activists Protest Opposition to Coerced Union Dues

U.S. Supreme Court to consider case next week

… International Union (SEIU). From 2005 to 2013, the SEIU had a dues skimming … release on behalf of SEIU Michigan. “We’re … caregivers on behalf of an SEIU affiliate in 2013, its …

Taylor announces concessions

… Local 26M Division of SEIU Local 517, Dec. 8, …

State Government Employee Unions Prosper in Midst of Recession

… Corrections Organization, SEIU Local 526M, was the … bargaining unit. Another SEIU local, 517M, was a big … 6000 $5,838,655.20 $6,053,182.92 +$214,527.72 MI Corrections Org./SEIU 526M $4,959,645.28 $4,840,725.89 -$118,919.39 SEIU 517M $2,433,129.78 $2,721,664.04 +$288,534.26 MI …

MICHIGAN CAPITOL CONFIDENTIAL

Winter 2011-12 Edition

… Bolt from 'Corrupt' SEIU Subsidized Green … Senator Tries to Save SEIU Healthcare ‘Employer’ Despite … In $28 Million For SEIU ... And Climbing I'm …

Home Health Care 'Dues Skim' Worse Than Previously Thought

'This is Crony Unionism'

… care workers into the SEIU. With the news media, … their ballots. The SEIU “take” so far is more … used for anything the SEIU desires, including politics. “I … collaboration between the SEIU and the state of Michigan. “Michigan …

Kansas Agencies Stops Helping Pro-ObamaCare Union

… records request by the SEIU, a union that represents … skepticism towards the SEIU, which has given Sebelius and … Reform, no friend of the SEIU, says follow the money . …

Practical and Political Aspects of the New Model

… agency fees by the SEIU in the unionization … 2003. In 2006, the SEIU was reportedly the biggest … campaign. [92] The SEIU has asserted that political … in Michigan. In the SEIU’s federal lawsuit against …

Gov. Snyder Could Replace Board That Helped Facilitate Forced Unionization Of Home-Based Caregivers

If Proposal 4 passes, constitutional amendment would lock in current union-stacked board

… said. In 2005, the SEIU targeted Michigan's … facilities. The SEIU pulled off its scam … mail. As a result, the SEIU has been taking money … has been taken by the SEIU. "I would hope …

Reactions to Forced Unionization

Tea Party groups call practice 'immoral'

… recent member of the SEIU to claim the union's … 'Support Senator Kahn and SEIU. Take money from the … provided is more dues for SEIU, more union campaign … and gives it to the SEIU. And what training is …

Parents Forced to Pay Union Dues, Lawmaker Rakes In Health Care Money

Father: "Considering the dues money we're sending them, maybe they should come over and babysit our kids so we could have one night out.”

… International Union (SEIU). This deduction is … received $2,500 from the SEIU in 2010. However, a … Last month, the SEIU and DMC staged a rally … allegedly belonging to the SEIU. The only impact it's …

Union Loses $4.2 Million After Dues Skim Ends

… International Union (SEIU) targeted the assistance … shoulder. As a result, SEIU Healthcare Michigan, … Labor, membership in SEIU Healthcare Michigan … care. In 2005, the SEIU perpertrated a forced …

How the Forced Unionization of Day Care and Home Health Care Providers Took Place

Anatomy of a Scam: Dues continue to flow

… International Union (SEIU). Union dues have … the coffers of the SEIU. House Bill 4003 … their own making. “SEIU has not responded once … Saginaw] has been a SEIU spearhead against these …

Endnotes

… http://perma.cc/Y7EJ-B2ZV . 16 Paul Pringle, “SEIU Official Steps aside … Scrutinizes L.A. Local of SEIU,” Los Angeles Times , … http://perma.cc/48T7-BAHC . 18 Paul Pringle, “SEIU Alleges Misuse of Funds,” … Winton, “Former Leader of SEIU Local Is Indicted,” …

Supreme Court Ends ‘Dues Skim’ Nationwide

… 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. We exposed a similar …

U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Decide if Forced Unionization Violates Constitution

Illinois scheme was focus of MCLF amicus brief

… coffers of AFSCME and the SEIU. “We were in the … but not before the SEIU was able to skim … vulnerable residents. The SEIU had tried to enshrine …

The Legislature Acts to End the Dues Collection

… caregivers to pay the SEIU’s union dues and agency … effect, the MQC3 and the SEIU entered into an extension … Between the MQC3 and the SEIU.”

The ‘Unionization’ of In-Home Caregivers in 2005

… Commission certified the SEIU as the union that would … 2005, the MQC3 and the SEIU presented a petition … both the MQC3 and the SEIU consented to MERC’s … caregivers to approve the SEIU as their representative …

Attorney General Orders Home Health Dues Skim to End

Illegal scheme continued despite law explicitly stating providers are not government employees

… first place.” The SEIU was able to skim the … operating expenses from the SEIU. CapCon also reported … cautioned that the SEIU is trying to pass a …

Voters Reject Special Interest Power Plays

Proposals 2-6 soundly defeated

… was Proposal 4, the SEIU scheme that allowed … agreement between the SEIU and Michigan Quality … February. The SEIU has taken more than … non-profit organization, the SEIU reportedly spent more …

Mackinac Center Legal Foundation Asks MERC to Reverse Forced Unionization of Home-Based Caregivers

Seeks return of $3 million in skimmed ‘dues’

… public employees. The SEIU and the MQC3 signed … the court that the SEIU needed the money for … legal challenge against SEIU Healthcare Michigan … interest because the SEIU gave the MQC3 $12,000 …

Stealth Unionization One Step Closer to Ending

Senate committee approves House Bill 4003

… checks and sent to the SEIU. Under that scenario, … Senator Tries to Save SEIU Healthcare ‘Employer’ SEIU Healthcare Michigan … Bolt from 'Corrupt' SEIU

Forced Unionization Scheme Still Collecting Cash – Lawmakers Mystified

… dues flowing to the SEIU. Judy Hendrixson, … was amazed that the SEIU dues are still being taken … checks.” Hendrixson, a former SEIU union representative, … illegal. Next, SEIU took advantage of the …