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White House withdraws Craig Becker/NLRB nomination

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 15, 2011 02:57 PM

Under the bus. The news just hit Twitter: Team Obama is giving up on SEIU legal counsel Craig Becker, who served on the National Labor Relations Board through recess appointment. Withdrawal tweet here. (He had been previously defeated in the Senate on a cloture vote by 52-33.) You may recall that the radical union attorney […]

Big Labor’s defeated NLRB nominee Craig Becker: He’s baaack

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 3, 2010 05:40 PM

I said they wouldn’t give up easily. They never do. On Feb. 9, radical SEIU lawyer Craig Becker’s nomination to the National Labor Relations Board was defeated on a cloture vote by 52-33. Well, word today in D.C. is that Becker’s back: The Obama administration is hinting at a possible recess appointment for a controversial […]

Reports: Democrat Sen. Ben Nelson to oppose radical SEIU appointee; Update: SEIU e-mail coordination; Update: Becker nomination defeated

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 9, 2010 05:04 AM

Scroll for updates…Becker goes down… I filled you in last October on Craig Becker, the radical SEIU lawyer whom President Obama nominated for a slot on the National Labor Relations Board. Well, in the wake of his abominable health care takeover sellout, beleaguered Democrat Sen. Ben Nelson is reportedly joining the GOP opposition to Becker. […]

Obstructionism is patriotic

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 26, 2014 11:50 PM

Obstructionism is patriotic by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2014 Three cheers for right-wing obstructionism. Can we have more, please, and louder? This week’s unanimous Supreme Court ruling on President Obama’s illegal recess appointments is a double smackdown. First, it’s a rebuke against arrogant White House power-grabbers who thought they could act with absolute impunity […]

Workers’ revolt against Big Labor home invasion scheme continues

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 13, 2010 09:23 AM

Just say no In October, I published a special report on how unions are extending their power grab into the private residences of home health care providers — and how parents in Illinois fought back. NLRB recess appointee and former SEIU lawyer Craig Becker played a key role in pushing the Big Labor home invasion […]

Big Labor’s legacy of violence

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 3, 2010 09:31 AM

Thugs-in-chief My syndicated column today takes on the rise of President Obama’s best new Big Labor buddy, Richard Trumka — whose looming presence on the political scene I first flagged in April. As we noted last week, he’s got a combined $88 million war chest with his labor alliance and a Marxist get-out-the-vote force behind […]

Summer of corruption: Obama’s Big Labor ethics loophole

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 18, 2010 04:16 AM

Today’s column targets SEIU consigliere Craig Becker and the latest White House gift to Big Labor. So far this summer, Team Obama is fronting the SEIU-backed $8 billion Child Nutrition Act expansion and forked over the union-stamped $26 billion BigGovJobs bailout. And as I noted yesterday, the next big government/labor payoff is on the way […]

Obama’s radical SEIU appointee in hot water

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 6, 2010 03:04 PM

Shocked, shocked? Not. Mark Tapscott at The Examiner reports on NLRB Big Labor radical Craig Becker’s conflict-of-interest troubles: In the least surprising news of the week, Craig Becker — Big Labor’s go-to legal expert — has served on the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for barely three months, and he’s already under investigation. Becker lost […]

Obama 2005: Recess appointees are “damaged goods;” Obama 2010: Recess appointments are “critical” need

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 29, 2010 10:22 AM

Ah, the Obama water-carriers at the NYTimes never fail to disappoint. They describe the Obama White House decision to bypass the Senate and make 15 recess appointments while the Senate is on spring break — including radical SEIU labor lawyer Craig Becker’s appointment to the NLRB, which was rejected by the Senate last month on […]

Next target: Soft-on-crime Dem Rep. William Delahunt

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 15, 2010 11:39 AM

Who gave her a bloody pass and why? Entrenched, far Left Democrat Rep. William Delahunt of Massachusetts has been pondering his future out loud: US Representative William Delahunt said yesterday that he is considering retiring from his congressional seat representing the South Shore and Cape Cod, although he portrayed his deliberations as routine and said […]