All posts tagged "union membership"

  • Government
    Survey finds more than 25 percent of Nevada union households unaware of right to opt-out of union membership

    (Chantal Lovell, NPRI) – LAS VEGAS — Today, the Nevada Policy Research Institute released the results of a new survey showing that more than a quarter of union households in Nevada don’t realize they can opt out of union membership and stop paying a portion of their union dues without fear of penalty. The survey is part of National...

  • Opinion
    Doesn’t Everyone Want To Be In A Union?

    (Lori Piotrowski) – Maybe it’s just a way to drum up business. Maybe it’s a simple mistake. But I couldn’t help thinking that maybe, just maybe, there’s something more. As in getting more money to compensate for falling membership rates. Last week, I read about unions automatically deducting union dues from Medicaid...