Commentary: Mixed signals on Delaware’s employment projections

There seems to be a disconnect between the employment projections of the Delaware Department of Labor (DOL) and Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC). The latest DEFAC revenue projections (April, 2019) assume an annual growth rate in total Delaware employment of 1.2%. Simultaneously, the Delaware DOL’s estimated total employment growth rate for two years […]

COMMENTARY: Court ruling a game-changer for mandatory union dues

Until recently, if you were offered a public school teaching position in Delaware you would be mandated to join the Delaware teachers’ union (DSEA). Union dues would automatically be deducted from your paycheck, and unless you “opted out”, monthly contributions to the union Political Action Committee would be deducted as well. Recently, if you were […]