His administration is twisting history and federal law to claim the government must encourage collective bargaining.
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In his speech on Wednesday, the president called for the passage of the PRO Act, a grab bag of policies that labor unions have been pushing Congress to pass for years.
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New York court rules aren't independent contractors, despite facts that could also point to "contrary result."
Right-to-work laws are a response to federal mandates, and don't belong in state constitutions.
Wisconsin governor wants to bring his most successful battle to the White House
Michigan Education Association tries to get around Right-to-Work.
Right to work law gives him the option
State restrictions on government employees' unions upheld
No forced union membership
Government employees can opt out of paying union dues
Rest of those polled think the law will help Michigan's economy or have no impact
Four renegotiate contracts have been approved
Huge gap in number between older workers and younger
Big setback for organized labor
Some unions lose members, others don't
Labor unions weigh their options in the courtroom and at the ballot box.
Media tour, yes. Police report, no.
Says it will make unions more effective
Passage of right-to-work bill didn't go down very well
Eight accused by police of taking it too far and trying to push their way onto the Senate floor