The Trump-appointed NLRB has issued yet another anti-union ruling. Inside Higher Ed reports: “Reversing a precedent set by the Obama-era National Labor Relations Board, President Trump’s appointed board on Wednesday said it doesn’t have jurisdiction over faculty members at religious colleges and universities. The decision, concerning Bethany College, a Lutheran liberal arts institution in Kansas,…

Senator Lindsey Graham had some strong words on the extension of the $600 weekly unemployment benefit that Congress passed to address the pandemic-related economic downturn. Yahoo News reports: “Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) promised business leaders that Congress would not extend enhanced unemployment benefits during the COVID-19 crisis, saying such a continuation would only happen “over…

When the COVID-19 pandemic set in and men and women around the world desperately needed care and information, there was no time to lose. Fortunately, members of Kaiser Permanente in Southern California were set with immediate access to top quality virtual medical care. Kaiser Permanente’s Virtual Medical Center (VMC) in So Cal was already up…

In one of the more bizarre statement made by a sitting president, Donald Trump today attempted to connect today’s employment numbers with George Floyd. Speaking before reporters about today’s announcement of a small decrease in unemployment, Trump said, “Hopefully George is looking down right now and saying this is a great thing that’s happening for…