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Be Fit for Duty When You Arrive at Work

5 days 11 hours - UCOMM Blog - When you come into work, you are declaring that you are "fit for duty."  Whether you are coming in for your regular work day or you accept a call out.  Many of...

Beto Talks Jobs, Trade, and Unions in Detroit

5 days 10 hours - UCOMM Blog - Just 5 days after announcing his campaign, Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke headed to Oakland Michigan to talk unions, apprenticeships, and trade with the...

Mark Janus Lobbies for Anti-Union Bill in Kansas

4 days 11 hours - UCOMM Blog - Mark Janus, the namesake on the Janus v AFSCME case that brought Right to Work to the entire public sector, has moved on from being a bad public employee and is...

Mike Trout Signs Record Deal

3 days 10 hours - UCOMM Blog - The biggest contract in Major League Baseball is nearing completion between the Los Angeles Angels and star outfielder and New Jersey native Mike Trout. The...

Why Donna Brazile at Fox News is Good

3 days 10 hours - UCOMM Blog - On Monday, former Democratic National Committee chair and cable news talking head Donna Brazile announced that she has joined Fox News as a political...

Trump Blames GM Plant Closure on Union Dues

2 days 10 hours - UCOMM Blog - Trump’s continuing war on unions brought him to Lima Ohio on Wednesday. During his speech at the last tank manufacturer in the United States, Trump started to...

Donna Brazile on Fox News, Beto Backs Teachers, and Trout Gets Paid

1 day 13 hours - UCOMM Blog - Donna Brazile has decided to join Fox News, Beto is talking about unions, teachers, and high stakes testing on the campaign trail, and Mike Trout signs a record...

Silicon Valley Labor Shortage: Is it BS or Greed

1 day 11 hours - UCOMM Blog - Since the first of the year, some contractor and building industry associations have peddled a story around the state that California has fallen into the ravages...