right-to-work


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right′-to-work′



adj.
of or pertaining to the right of workers to be employed whether or not they belong to a labor union.
[1945–50]
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The Michigan Chamber Foundation's 2012 Michigan Economic Competitiveness Study also compares Michigan against right-to-work and non-right-to-work states in several key areas, including personal income growth, net population migration and state job growth.
1, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today commended the Indiana legislature for approving a new right-to-work bill that will protect all workers in the state from being forced to pay union dues as a requirement of employment.
I'm not interested in changing any of them, not the prevalent wage laws, certainly not a right-to-work law.
25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa today condemned the passage of right-to-work legislation in the Indiana House of Representatives, denouncing the Republican majority's use of punitive tactics to compel Democrats to end their protest against the blatant attack on the state's working families.
John Lynch's pledge to veto a right-to-work bill to destroy unions.
Union members will voice their strong opposition to HB 4158, which would repeal the state's item pricing law, and HB 4054 which would allow for the establishment of right-to-work zones.
To further aid union bosses," List states, "once EFCA gets signed into law, Americans in 22 states should also expect to see their right-to-work status be eliminated.
The Small Business Survival Committee (SBSC) hailed yesterday's vote by the people of Oklahoma to make their state a right-to-work state.
Convoy of Trucks Highlights Opposition to Right-To-Work Legislation
that since the local right-to-work ordinance passed, Warren is under consideration for 15 new business projects representing approximately $120 million in potential capital investment and roughly 2,100 potential new jobs.
Will the potential passage of a right-to-work law in New Hampshire change the way Good interacts with its workers?
Job Killers offers concrete, sustainable solutions to getting America's businesses back on track such as enacting more right-to-work laws and ways states can gain more control over their economic potential.