Press releases

CDW: Time to Stop NLRB’s Supersized Assault on McDonald’s

July 29, 2014

In a move to finally eradicate the last jobs available to millions of Americans, the administration’s handpicked cronies in the NLRB are again circumventing Congress and using inappropriate unilateral executive action to harm employers and employees.

Read more »

CDW: SCOTUS Decision A Victory For Employees, Employers and Separation of Powers

June 26, 2014

CDW was a leader in the legal fight against the administration’s attempt to illegally place nominees to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) during a recess of the Senate, which would otherwise provide advice and consent on the process.

Read more »

CDW Comments Seek Fair Labor Board Rules

April 8, 2014

Today, the Coalition for a Democratic Workplace announced it filed comments and empowered grassroots to speak out against unfair rules proposed by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).

Read more »

Read more press releases »

News

NLRB to Employers: Go to Hell

September 19, 2014

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), a federal labor arbiter that oversees employee relations and union elections, has issued a series of rulings in recent years protecting insubordinate employees. Cursing out one’s boss may violate social norms and common sense, but the agency says it can also be construed as protected activity.

Read more: Washington Free Beacon

NLRB Declines to Expand Beck Obligations; Figures Not Required in Initial Union Notices

September 15, 2014

Declining to modify its “established rule” on the rights of union dues objectors, the National Labor Relations Board 3-2 held Sept. 10 a United Food and Commercial Workers local fulfilled its statutory duty by informing a new employee she could satisfy a union-security clause without becoming a union member, although the union did not specify the fees and expenses she would be responsible to pay.

Read more: Bloomberg BNA

Senate Panel Having NLRB Hearing For Sharon Block

September 9, 2014

President Barack Obama’s plan to put Democrat Sharon Block back on the National Labor Relations Board will be tested Tuesday morning when a Senate labor panel conducts a hearing on the nominee, whose previous term was ruled invalid by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Read more: Wall Street Jounral

Read more news »

Join Us

Sign up for our email alerts:

Coalition for a Democratic Workplace

CDW Urges NLRB to Tear Down Poster Plan

CDW NLRB Comments

On behalf of millions of employers, the Coalition for a Democratic Workplace (CDW) today filed comments opposing an effort by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to force firms to post pro-organizing notices in an estimated 6 million workplaces, the vast majority of which are non-union. The rule would require all employers covered by the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) to post a notice setting forth some—but not all—rights under the Act.

Click here to read our press release and here to download a PDF version of the submitted comments.