One of the four Republican candidates has become vocal about his view of unions.
Missouri House Republicans are fighting unions and democrats to make the Show-Me State a right-to-work state.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri House committee has endorsed a measure, known as “right to work,” that would bar labor contracts from requiring that all employees pay union fees. The House Workforce Development […]
“Passage is assured in the House, the votes are there in the Senate, and I believe we stand an excellent chance at making this progress”
“I think that ultimately, if they turn it down, it’s probably a positive for the state of Missouri,” Labor Council President Emeritus Bob Kelley said.
The overhaul, approved by the General Assembly this week after years of delay and inaction, cuts benefits for most employees and retirees.
In hopes to sweeten the deal, St. Louis area construction labor councils have committed to work around the clock and forgo overtime to help Missouri compete for and win Boeing’s next-generation commercial aircraft, the 777X.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is reportedly considering a special session to pass an incentive package.
Thousands of union members converged on downtown Monday for the annual Labor Day parade, which celebrates a movement that has seen better times.
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.