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The Latest Right to Work State: Michigan?

Mark442 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 5:36 AM
"Unions worry the law could hurt their clout and finances as people choose to stop paying dues." Funny, no mention of the workers. I guess that shows where their priorties are.

Another state is poised to join the 23 already known as “Right to Work” states – and of all places, it’s Michigan. Right now, the state legislature is debating a bill freeing employees from mandatory, automatic union dues payment – and the capitol building has been closed to union leaders, owing to concerns about capacity and pedestrian safety. The announcement came this morning from Lansing:

"I think this is what's best for Michigan," the GOP governor said while flanked by House Speaker Jase Bolger, Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville, Lt. Brian Calley and three union members...