We've reported recently on how this National Labor Relations Board member has effectively sidestepped conflict of interest rules in some instances. But now
NLRB Member Is Under Investigation for a Conflict of Interest
After this story ran, William Emanuel, the NLRB member, told members of Congress he plans to clarify or correct a letter he sent to them last month—a letter we first reported on. We got a hold of the new letter too:
William Emanuel’s list of potential conflicts of interest is a mile long – and he was the key vote in a recent decision that could allow big companies (including those represented by his former employer) to shirk their responsibilities to employees.
The present administration is the only employer I know that clearly specifies “conflict of interest required” in its job ads. Anyway, unsurprising news of the day, via