Items Tagged with 'Right to Work'
DETROIT — A judge has dismissed an open-meetings lawsuit by unions that sought to overturn the state’s right-to-work law. Read More
DETROIT — Republican Gov. Rick Snyder said a right-to-work law that took effect Thursday is a milestone that will bring jobs to Michigan, while protesters promised to exact revenge at the polls for the contentious measure Snyder signed in December. Read More
Tying the right-to-work laws with the state’s Pure Michigan tourism campaign seems, well, sort of un-pure. Read More
WASHINGTON — Blindsided by a new law weakening union rights in Michigan, organized labor is preparing to target Republican governors in politically important states up for re-election in 2014 — part of a renewed offensive against perceived anti-union policies. While unions fared reasonably well nationally last month at the ballot box, their struggle to survive has forced them to spend staggering sums just trying to hold ground. Read More
We are a right to work state. That follows on the elimination of the Michigan Business Tax and a phase-out of the personal property tax. Read More
Now that right-to-work legislation has been signed by Gov. Rick Snyder, can Michigan residents really expect to see a quicker economic rebound and the “more and better” jobs that Snyder and other supporters said the legislation would bring the state? Read More