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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 Hears Major Right-To-Work Case

The Michigan Supreme Court has heard arguments in a case that will determine whether state workers are covered by a right-to-work law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

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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

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting at The Venetian Las Vegas on March 29, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Governor’s Reluctance On Right-To-Work Mirrors Snyder’s

“My position is right now, for the attention it would draw into the state, it would be a distraction,” Scott Walker said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2014

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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

Judge Won’t Upset Key Part Of Michigan Right-To-Work Law

A judge has rejected a challenge to a key portion of a Michigan law that allows workers to have a job without giving financial support to a union.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2014

Mich. Appeals Court Upholds Teacher Benefits Law

The 3-0 ruling released Wednesday affirms an Ingham County judge’s ruling and rejects unions’ arguments that the law is unconstitutional.

CBS Detroit–01/15/2014

Metro Detroit union members assemble to celebrate Labor Day. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Union Members Focus On Future This Labor Day

On this first Labor Day since Michigan became a right to work state, union members are reflecting on the state of organized labor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2013

Court: Right-To-Work Law Applies To State Workers

A divided Michigan appeals court has ruled that the state’s right-to-work law applies to 35,000 unionized state employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2013

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