Right to Work

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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

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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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Spence Wins Governor Primary

Several Republicans, largely unknown until launching their candidacies, had tapped their own finances, but Spence may face an uphill battle in November.

08/07/2012

Union Workers 1, Getty Images, photo by Justin Sullivan

Anti Union Business Group Centers on Elections

The “Coalition to Protect Missouri Jobs,” opposes union organizers access to the phone numbers and email addresses of employees at specific companies

04/04/2012

Jeff City Rally 1

Two Massive Rallies Clog the Halls of the State Captiol

Thousands of people from labor unions and religious advocacy groups convened at the Missouri Capitol Tuesday.

03/28/2012

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Charlie Brennan – Thursday, February 2nd

Charlie talks with GOP Presidential Hopeful Rick Santorum; with Bob Soutier with the STL Labor Council about right-to-work; with USA Mortgage’s Doug Schukar about Obama’s plan to help people who are “under water” with their home mortgages; and with UC-San Francisco Prof. Dr. Claire Brindis and NY Times Food Columnist Mark Bittman about whether sugar should be controlled.

02/03/2012

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Scott Olson)

Gov. Quinn Reacts to Indiana’s Right to Work Status

Quinn says Indiana is on wrong track.

02/02/2012

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