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- Providers file motion to intervene after union bosses and their allied AGs filed a lawsuit seeking to block the
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A group of 10 Medicaid providers have moved to intervene in a recently filed federal lawsuit challenging a rule adopted by the
The providers filed their motion with free legal representation from staff attorneys at the National Right to
In 2014, the
"Providers are right to oppose this lawsuit's blatant attempt to enable union bosses to skim union dues in violation of federal law," said National Right to
"Nothing in this rule stops union officials from collecting voluntary dues from voluntary union members, it just says that taxpayers and government shouldn't act as the bagman for such dues payments," added Mix. "The hysterical response by Big Labor and its political allies to this simple clarification of what is longstanding federal law suggests they are worried that many members union officials claim to represent won't pay dues once they realize they have a choice."