Bill Knight

Bill Knight – March 27
5:38 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Bustos’ Blue Dog Status is Puzzling

Bill Knight

Two popular TV series come to mind when musing about East Moline Democratic Congesswoman Cheri Bustos joining the Blue Dog caucus: “Game of Thrones” and “House of Cards.”

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Bill Knight – March 13
11:19 am
Wed March 12, 2014

When I’m 64

Bill Knight

A bit of resistance or resentment at aging is not unexpected, maybe.

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Bill Knight – March 6
11:49 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Outcome of Unionization Vote Appealed

Bill Knight

Unionizing offers workers group strength that can mean labor contracts, due process, and a vote on their leaders.

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Bill Knight – February 27
12:30 pm
Wed February 26, 2014

Fighting Schemes to Privatize the USPS

Bill Knight

In an effort to protect good jobs and community service against privatization schemes on Capitol Hill and the marketplace, Postal Workers this month called for a boycott of Staples office-supply stores.

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Bill Knight – February 20
2:15 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Benefitting from Unions Without Paying Dues

Bill Knight

A recent U.S. Supreme Court debate comes down to employees working at jobs where most of their peers want to be represented by negotiators they elect and share the costs of that representation, versus individuals who feel coerced into sharing the costs of achieving better compensation, and their narrow notion of free association and free speech.

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