Churches in Kentucky will stop at nothing to prove just how powerful their homophobia can be. This time, they've taken $7,000,000 away from a children's services organization on the basis of a proposed pro-LGBT policy that never made it past the planning stages. Show More Summary
By Jack Spencer | Michigan Capitol Confidential The Service Employees International Union, the labor group behind the home health care dues skim, has been fined $199,000 for concealing that it bankrolled Proposal 4 in 2012, which would have locked a forced unionization scheme into the state constitution. The fine for campaign finance violations is the...
The average cash bonus for New York-based financial services employees in 2013 was $164,530, according to an annual report released by the New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office (via DealBook). Bonuses for Wall Streeters...Show More Summary
CONTRIBUTIONS: At least two people with ties to Service Employees International Union agencies appear to have defied Milwaukee County’s ethics code by making campaign contributions to board Chairwoman Marina Dimitrijevic. By Adam Tobias | Wisconsin Reporter MILWAUKEE, Wis. Show More Summary
By Kevin O'Keffe, laloyolan.com Adjunct faculty at LMU will not be forming a union for at least six months. The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) has withdrawn its petition for an election, effectively terminating the unionization process for now.
By Brian Smith, Mlive.com The Service Employees International Union will pay almost $200,000 to settlealleged campaign finance violations from a failed 2012 ballot proposal seeking collective bargaining rights for home health worker...
In case you haven’t heard, the United States Postal Service has been in some troubled financial waters in the last few years, to the tune of hundreds of billions of dollars it owes the government in payments to its employee pension system. And so the fact that it spent $180,000 on a closed post office for five years must, well, … [More]
The impact of sequestration budgetary limits imposed last year may never be fully known, a new study says, but one effect on federal employees is clear: it cost nearly 800,000 of them upward of $1.4 billion total in lost salary. A Government Accountability Office report released Thursday examined the impact both inside and outside the […]
Employees of several Asia Pacific-based communications service providers and vendors were aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at the time of its disappearance, including Huawei, competitor ZTE, U.S. company Freescale Semiconductor, and reportedly, China Telecom.
BY ANA KRALJEVIC, LAWYER, WISE LAW OFFICE In many workplaces in the service sector, tips are pooled together and, at the end of a shift, divided up among the workers on duty during that shift. It is common practice for the employer to...Show More Summary
by John Jalsevac Today's blog posts: Renegade employee transports minor for abortion in Catholic children’s services vehicle - Jill Stanek Conceived in rape traitors? - Rebecca Kiessling Book review: ‘A Mother’s Ordeal – One Woman’s Fight Against China’s One-Child Policy’…
On January 31, pro-life hero Cal Zastrow was standing vigil in the biting Michigan winter cold at the Women’s Center of Saginaw abortion clinic when an SUV bearing the insignia, “Holy Cross Children’s Services” pulled into the parking lot. According to Cal in an email update: The passenger was clearly a minor, appearing perhaps 15-years-old. The driver […]
Today’s announcement and other financial moves reportedly in the works for the gaming-oriented online service underscore how hard it is for channels to make money at YouTube. Machinima — which describes itself as “the number one global...Show More Summary
A Marietta-based information technology services provider plans to invest up to $12 million in an expansion that will more than double its office footprint. Abacus Solutions serves businesses with more than 250 employees and more than...Show More Summary
A Google executive questioned the price Facebook paid for text-messaging service WhatsApp.
In early August 2012, OnLive employees told us that the cloud gaming company was close to falling apart. Despite creating an impressive service rooted in a futuristic idea -- playing bleeding edge PC games on the highest settings, remotely, streaming...
THE BLOUNT COUNTY, TENNESSEE, Rural/Metro ambualnce service took a hit Monday when nine employees, including the General Manager, handed in their resignations and walked off the job.
During Friday's final plenary session at the Policy Conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), thousands of pro-Israel activists were addressed by Olga Miranda, president of Local 87 of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). Show More Summary
Facebook's $19 billion acquisition of cross-platform messaging service WhatsApp was obviously a boon for WhatsApp's founders, employees and investors, but it also proved to be a good thing for several of WhatsApp's biggest competito...
Tensile Capital is an employee owned hedge fund sponsor based in San Francisco, California. It was founded in 2012 by Douglas Dossey and Arthur Young, its current managers. So far, the fund has invested mainly in services and technology stock, but its portfolio contains consumer goods and financial companies as well. Douglas John Dossey serves as the Managing […]