Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Federal agency opens the flood house for athletes in college to get paid

The Boston Globe reports:
A regional director of the National Labor Relations Board has opened up a can worms, deciding that football players at Northwestern University can unionize and therefore argue for better terms as employees rather than student-athletes, according to a report by the Associated Press.
There's more:
However, public universities would be exempt because they are not under the jurisdiction of the federal labor agency.
You'll be hearing more of this story.