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

United Auto Workers president Bob King. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Michigan, UAW To Begin Contract Negotiations

UAW President Bob King and other union and state government officials shook hands in Lansing Wednesday.


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Top Mich. Court Won’t Rule Early On Right-To-Work

The Michigan Supreme Court on Friday unanimously decided not to step in early to decide the legality of the state’s right-to-work law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2013

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

State Spends About $90K On Right-To-Work Materials

Michigan officials say they’ve spent about $90K on informational posters related to the state’s new right-to-work law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2013


House Republicans Drop Plan To Reduce Funding Tied To Pre-Right-To-Work Contracts

House budget committees had approved funding reductions or restrictions for public employers such as the University of Michigan and Wayne State University in recent weeks

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2013

Judge Refuses To Dismiss Right-To-Work Lawsuit

A judge declined to toss a lawsuit that says Michigan’s right-to-work law is invalid because the Capitol doors were locked while the measure was debated,

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2013

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Snyder: ‘Everyone Likes Change Until It Affects You’

Speaking at “Pancakes & Politics” the governor acknowledged that he’s made some unpopular decisions — but said he has no regrets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013

Protests gather outside in downtown Detroit where Gov. Rick Snyder was speaking. (Credit: Rob Davidek/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Protesters Rally In Detroit Against Right-To-Work

Dozens of union members and others protested against Michigan’s new right-to-work law outside a Detroit building where Gov. Rick Snyder had a scheduled appearance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013

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