(October 1, 2019) LOCAL UNION 141 REPARATION DEMANDS Five years ago today, Mark Crawford negotiated the second worst contract ever. Everyone who can read, write and chew gum agrees that it was a terrible, terrible deal for Jack Security Officers. But he outdid himself in ineptitude with the current 5-year renewal.   He did not improve … Continue reading LOCAL UNION 141 REPARATION DEMANDS


As I said in an earlier document, Like all successful businesses Jack Cleveland Casino strictly controls costs. Waste not, want not. Especially labor costs. And most of all, overtime. In almost five years I have never been payed a penny more than I was owed. And that's how it should be. Likewise, although I wear … Continue reading THE PANHANDLER NEGOTIATION STRATEGY


PART II THE CONTINUED and ONGOING INTIMIDATION TACTICS by SPFPA Union and SPFPA sympathizers will not deter me from completing my job to apprise all union members, and anyone else who shares an interest, in what actually transpired during negotiations for a new contract and how we were misrepresented by SPFPA International Union.  Although we … Continue reading 2 – BEST OFFER AND LAST BEST OFFER

1 – “There’s Good News And Bad News. Which Do You Want To Hear First?”

PART I That's what the doctor asked in a phone call not too long ago. "Tell me the good news", the optimist in me said. "You've got two days to live" said the doctor. "Jeeze, I said. "If that's the good news, what's the bad news?" "I was supposed to tell you yesterday", replied the … Continue reading 1 – “There’s Good News And Bad News. Which Do You Want To Hear First?”