About 5 years ago

07/02/2018 - Supreme Court Defeat For Unions Upends A Liberal Money Base

– The New York Times
The Supreme Court decision striking down mandatory union fees for government workers was not only a blow to unions. It will also hit hard at a vast network of groups dedicated to advancing liberal policies and candidates.
 Yahoo News
The Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) have notched victories this year around the country, including the upset of a longtime NY Congressman. Has the DSA moved from the political fringe to the mainstream?
– The Washington Post
As the nation faces a historically low level of unemployment, trucking companies are doing what economists have said firms need to do to attract and retain workers. But it’s not working. The industry reports a growing labor shortage – 63,000 open positions this year, a number expected to more than double in coming years – that could have wide-ranging impacts on the U.S. economy.
– The Wall Street Journal
Many farmers, who depend on shipments overseas for one-fifth of the goods they produce, say they are anxious.