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CLUW Criticizes Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby Ruling; Dissenting Justice Ginsburg Says Principle Will Let Firms Flout Minimum Wage, Other Laws

WASHINGTON –The Coalition of Labor Union Women strongly criticized the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-man majority’s Hobby Lobby ruling, saying the justices are denying women access to contraception. Meanwhile, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, leading the dissenters, warned the decision opens the way to firms to flout other laws, including the minimum wage.

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High Court Legalizes ‘FreeRiders’ When Govt. and Individuals Jointly Employ Caregivers

WASHINGTON—In a decision that will harm unions, the Supreme Court voted 5-4 to legalize “free riders” in cases where state or local governments and individuals jointly employ caregivers. Public workers employed only by governments are another matter.

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Cluw Launches Member Survey On Change

WASHINGTON—Saying it, like other union organizations, is hurting from the decline in union members nationwide, the Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) is surveying past and present members, asking them how it should change. “We need to find a way of doing business in today’s world,” said CLUW President Karen See in introducing the survey. It was e-mailed to all […]

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