Posts Tagged ‘Nikki Haley’

Jan
2015
28

Boeing-Loving SC Gov. Haley Toes Line of Illegal Union-Busting in State of the State Speech

Boeing-Loving SC Gov. Haley Toes Line of Illegal Union-Busting in State of the State Speech
  Gov. Nikki Haley put her anti-union credentials on display last week during her State of the State address when she spent a substantial amount of her time “lambasting” the efforts of Boeing workers to unionize with the International Association of Machinists (IAM).  It was music to the ears of her corporate donors, who welcome [&hellip...
Feb
2014
26

SC Gov. Haley: I Wear High Heels In Order to Kick Unions, “And We’ll Continue to Kick Them.”

SC Gov. Haley: I Wear High Heels In Order to Kick Unions,
  South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley’s feelings toward unions are already public knowledge: she hates them. Still, she feels the need to use rather, um, colorful language to make sure everybody knows just how anti-worker her stance is. “You’ve heard me say many times I wear heels. It’s not for a fashion statement,”...
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Jan
2012
26

South Carolina’s “Right-to-Work” Act of 1954 Is Apparently Not Good Enough for 2012

South Carolina’s “Right-to-Work” Act of 1954 Is Apparently Not Good Enough for 2012
The news this week that the South Carolina House Caucus, along with Governor Nikki Haley, had signed the “Right-to-Work Act of 2012” was a bit confusing. After all, South Carolina has been a “Right-to-Work” (RTW) state, and a proud one at that, since 1954, prompting journalist Mike Elk to tweet the following: SC AFL CIO...