Some new from our friends in Missouri, who are also fighting Right To Work…. Read the entire AFL-CIO blog entry
Workers Come Out Strong At End of Missouri Legislative Session | AFL-CIO NOW BLOG: “Among those issues were those that were political in nature, bills that would produce no employment and create no economic gains for our state. Those bills were simply meant to reduce the capacity of labor unions to advocate for our members and so reduce the participation of working people in the political process in our state.
SB 1, a so-called Right to Work bill, would have produced not one job but would have ultimately created a lower standard of living for all. Fortunately, the bill lacked the support of the more learned and prudent members of the Missouri Senate and even less support in the Missouri House of Representatives and did not pass.”