Michigan Right To Work

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Taylor Teachers Opposed To Union Win Contract Challenge

A state labor board says a 10-year contract between a Detroit-area school district and employees was a “reckless” attempt to get around Michigan’s right-to-work law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2015

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Unions Lose Challenge To Michigan Right-To-Work Law

A judge has rejected a challenge from opponents of Michigan’s right-to-work law who claimed people were illegally locked out of the Capitol when lawmakers debated the legislation in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2015

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Michigan Supreme Court To Hear Major Right-To-Work Case

Unions have much to lose if the decision stands.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

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Judge: Michigan Teachers Can Exit Union Anytime

Michigan’s largest teachers’ union should allow members to resign at any time and stop enforcing an annual one-month opt-out window, a state labor judge ruled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2014

High Court Not Ready To Give Right-To-Work Opinion

The Michigan Supreme Court still hasn’t decided to offer its view on the state’s right-to-work law. In fact, it is seeking someone’s opinion on whether it should give an opinion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2013

Right-To-Work Law Takes Effect In Michigan

Michigan workers can choose not to financially support unions that bargain on their behalf under a right-to-work law now in effect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013

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WSU President: Contract Good For School, Michigan

Wayne State University’s president urged lawmakers not to limit the school’s state aid in retaliation for approving an eight-year contract just before the contentious right-to-work law goes into effect.

03/13/2013

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Warren Schools Sign 8-Year Contract Before Right-To-Work Law Takes Effect

Just weeks before the state’s new right-to-work law is set to take effect, the Warren Consolidated Board of Education unanimously approved an extended labor contract for its employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2013

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Documents Detail Lockdown Of State Capitol Amid Right-To-Work Debate

New court documents detail why police decided to lock people out of the state Capitol in December as Michigan’s contentious right-to-work law was debated.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2013

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Long Labor Contracts Draw Ire Of Mich. Republicans

Michigan public universities and K-12 districts that consider signing unusually long new contracts before the contentious right-to-work law goes into effect March 28 may have to think twice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2013

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