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Videos: Gov. Snyder backs right to work; Rep. Dillon speaks against bills

December 7, 2012
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The Republican-controlled Legislature passed right-to-work bills Thursday that Gov. Rick Snyder is expected to sign into law next week.

The passed bills effectively prohibit private unions from requiring that non-union employees pay fees, according to AP.

Democrats, including President Obama, view the bills as anti-worker rights. The GOP believes a right-to-work law will make the state more attractive to employers and generate jobs.

Snyder and Rep. Brandon Dillon (D-Grand Rapids) make the case for and against the bills in the videos below.  


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