Former President of Vermont AFL-CIO and AFT unions supports Right to Work

By Ben Johnson.  I support Right to Work. Nationwide in the private sector, in the public sector, in any other sectors that unions create, full stop. I spent the last decade as treasurer, then president of AFT Vermont and for three years president of the Vermont AFL-CIO, and I think it’s time to eliminate unions’ right to collect mandatory agency fees from non-members. That’s what the ‘Right to Work’ bill in Congress would strike down […]

Workplace Freedom collects signatures at Freedom Works Columbus event

FW_RTW_1_600Over 150 folks attended the Freedom Works meetup at the Ohio Convention Center in Columbus, Oh on May 21, 2016.  Lots of new people to the patriot movement attended.  A few members of the state wide group that are collecting signatures for the Workplace Freedom Amendment had a table set up and collected over 100 signatures from all over Ohio. Presently our processors are still counting petitions and collecting info to determine which counties have […]

THE FINAL PUSH TO COLLECT PETITION SIGNATURES FOR WORKPLACE FREEDOM

workplace-freedom-OHDEADLINE:  To be on the November 8, 2016 Ballot in Ohio, all signatures/petition packets need to be turned in by May 31, 2016. WHERE ELSE CAN I GET SIGNATURES IN WINTER:                      1. Warm weather(thanks to El Nino) libraries great.                      2. Gun shows in your area                      3. March 15 Primary election day. Collect at your polling places.                      4. Women’s civic clubs.                      5. Women’s Republican and Democratic clubs.                      6. Other Patriot and Civic groups […]

Illinois and Ohio conservative group leaders meet in Chicago to exchange ideas

BusinessTalk_37922220_sSaturday, December 5th, Huntley, IL While most people are spending today Christmas shopping, putting up the tree, just relaxing, or watching the latest game,  Conservative, Liberty, 912, and Tea Party group leaders across Illinois decided to spend today learning and exchanging ideas with NW Ohio Conservative Coalition (NWOCC) / Toledo Tea Party founder John Mc Avoy. Today’s 7 hour agenda will focus on many topics to include:  Why groups MUST remain autonomous (our strength),  Why […]

Collecting Workplace Freedom signatures during the Nov 3rd election

signing_petitions-300x225Over 1000 signatures were collected at 3 large  polling locations in Central Ohio  on Nov 3. Turnout was better in Ohio at 41.8% for an off year election. I think the 3 Issues were the biggest draw to many voters. Call or text me with your Nov. 3 signature collecting successes for all to share and to motivate others!! On the day of the election, the location is a public place even if on other days […]