The same day the state’s new right-to-work law goes into effect, Gov. Rick Snyder will address hundreds of political, community and business leaders.
Less than 18 percent of Michigan workers are unionized yet right-to-work came with this promise from Governor Snyder: “More and better jobs.”
As Michigan becomes the nation’s 24th right-to-work state this week, we take a look back.
Can state Republican lawmakers penalize universities for ratifying new contracts before “right-to-work” kicks-in?
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.
The deal includes a $1,000 signing bonus within 30 days of ratification. And raises will begin next year.
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.
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.
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.
A Michigan Democratic lawmaker is taking steps aimed at repealing the contentious right-to-work law.