Right to Work

Mo Lt. Governor Peter Kinder (KMOX/file photo)

Kinder: Right To Work Likely To Go To Missouri Ballot

Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder said that while attending a Chicago conference of the American Legislative Exchange Council.

08/09/2013

Mo Capitol

Mo. Bill Would Require Consent for Fee Collections

The 85-69 vote in the House was just three greater than the minimum number needed to pass legislation and 24 votes short of a two-thirds majority that would be needed for a veto override.

05/14/2013

Missouri Targets Gun Manufacturers with Economic Incentives

Several firearm manufacturers have threatened to leave states passing stricter gun regulations, prompting Missouri lawmakers to respond with tax incentives.

05/03/2013

Getty/Bill Pugliano

‘Right To Work’ Unlikely To Move Forward This Session

While a pro-business agenda has been fast-tracked by Missouri’s Republican General Assembly, one issue has been pushed to the sidelines.

05/03/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Nixon’s Veto Threat Makes ‘Right-To-Work’ Unlikely

The chance of what supporters often call “right to work” getting to the floor in either chamber appears slim.

05/02/2013

Getty/Bill Pugliano

Missouri House Panel Adopts ‘Right To Work’ Bill

Republican Rep. Eric Burlison, of Springfield, says the measure makes Missouri an attractive location for new businesses.

04/04/2013

Getty/Spencer Platt

Mo. Senate Committee To Consider Eliminating ‘Prevailing Wage’

The measure would eliminate the wage used by cities, counties and other government entities to pay for construction projects.

02/12/2013

Jefferson City, MO

Missouri House Committee Debates ‘Right to Work’ Bill

Union members sat silently as the House Workforce Development and Workplace Safety Committee debated the issue that attracted attention from legislative leaders of both parties.

02/07/2013

Michigan's Right-To-Work Legislation Draws Large Protests At Capitol

Missouri Unlikely to Follow Michigan on Right-to-Work

Missouri legislative leaders said it would be difficult to follow the lead of Michigan lawmakers who approved a right-to-work plan Tuesday banning requirements that workers pay dues to unions for negotiating contracts and other services.

12/11/2012

(Photo: Publicity shots of Dick Devos, union opponent, and James P. Hoffa, union organizer)

Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!

James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.

10/29/2012

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