Jobs Bill Passes the Senate and Moves to the House

News reports say that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi expects the House will soon consider the Senate-passed $15 billion jobs bill (H.R. 2847), known as the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act, that passed the Senate by a 70-28 vote on Feb. 24.  The bill passed by the Senate and presently before the House includes [...]

EFCA Predicted to Pass By Summer

It has been reported that Employee Free Choice Act will originate in the Senate to appease Blue Dog House Democrats.  Now SEIU President Andy Stern predicts passage of EFCA by August. The USA Today reported: WASHINGTON – The head of the country’s largest labor union says he expects victory by August on one of labor’s [...]