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by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 31, 2017

Missouri Could Kill Right to Work

Since Missouri passed a Right to Work law earlier this year, unions have been organizing to bring the environmentally disastrous decision to the voters.  Since the campaign began, both sides...

by Press and Media | on May 23, 2017

Pence's Clandestine Right to Work Push

In Trump’s war on unions, he has enlisted two union busters to launch a campaign that will create a National Right-to-Work Law.  The two lieutenants, Vice President Mike Pence and...

by Brian Young | on Apr 20, 2017

How to shoot yourself in the foot

Across the country, anti-union forces like the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) and the Koch Brothers have tried to sell the idea that so called Right to Work laws are actually good for...

by Press and Media | on Mar 29, 2017

Gov. Justice does Justice

2017 has not been a good year for beating back Right to Work (for Less) bills at the state level.  Just this year two states, Kentucky and Missouri have both passed bills to make their states...

by Press and Media | on Mar 15, 2017

The Racist origins of Right to Work

With Right to Work Laws popping up all over the country, even in the very pro-union Northeast, we decided to take a look at the racist origins of these laws.  Right to Work is being pushed...

by Press and Media | on Feb 22, 2017

Stopping Right to Work in Delaware

As UCOMM Blog previously reported, Delaware is currently going through a fight to prevent Right to Work (for Less) Legislation.  Republicans in the Senate are attempting to include Right to Work...

by Brian Young | on Feb 13, 2017

"This makes no economic sense"

This year unions have been beat up around the country as legislatures around the country have been introducing Right to Work (for Less) legislation. Right to Work (for Less) laws allow employees...

by Brian Young | on Feb 08, 2017

GOP: No Bargaining or Davis Bacon in Iowa

The attack on organized labor is happening across the country.  Recently UCOMM has reported on the national effort to pass Right to Work (for Less), a court case to take away teachers rights to...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 07, 2017

Unions meet your demise: Yohn v. California Teachers

About one in five American Federation of Teachers (AFT) members voted for Trump in November 2016. In the larger National Education Association (NEA), which comprises more than 3 million members, one...

by AFL-CIO | on Feb 06, 2017

Right to work doesn't just hurt union members

I spent 36 years working at the Bridgestone Tire plant in Oklahoma City. The work was hard but rewarding. It afforded me the opportunity to provide for my family, always ensure there was enough food...

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