NILRR Right to Work in the News January 20, 2017

On January 20, 2017, in News Clips, by CLJ

  History indicates wages will rise in Right to Work Missouri Springfield (MO) News-Leader Online, January 11, 2017 History indicates that wages will rise in Right to Work Missouri. Since early 2012, four states have banned compulsory union dues, and in two of these states — Indiana and Michigan — unionism has now been voluntary […]

Research Bolsters Economic Case For State Right to Work Laws

On January 17, 2017, in Fact Sheets, by Stan Greer

‘The Evidence Suggests That There Is a Positive Relationship Between Economic Growth and the Presence of [a Right to Work] Law and That the Magnitude of the Legislation’s Effects May Be Substantial’ (Download Fact Sheet PDF) All across America, Right to Work states have long benefited from economic growth far superior to that of states […]

Big Labor Propagandists Keep Repeating the Same Falsehoods

On January 17, 2017, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

Just before Kentucky became the fifth state within the past five years to ban forced union dues and fees on January 7, the editors of the Daily Oklahoman furnished an instructive reminder regarding how bitterly Big Labor and its puppet politicians fought to stop the Sooner State’s Right to Work law before it was ultimately adopted […]

Kentucky became a Right To Work State

On January 9, 2017, in News Clips, by NILRR Staff

On Saturday, Kentucky became the 27th Right To Work, video from the Kentucky Governor’s Office: “Gov. Bevin signs right-to-work legislation following the first week of Kentucky’s 2017 General Assembly, on Jan. 7, 2017.”

NILRR News Clips January 06, 2017

On January 6, 2017, in News Clips, by CLJ

House Advances Right To Work, Prevailing Wage Repeal wkms.org, January 06, 2017 The state House of Representatives passed a so-called ‘right-to-work’ bill yesterday. The bill now heads to the Senate, where it is expected to pass. Both sides on right-to-work issue to testify Tuesday at Missouri Capitol Missouri.net, January 06, 2017 A Missouri House Committee […]

Employee Widening Compensation Advantage in Right to Work States

On January 6, 2017, in Fact Sheets, by Stan Greer

In States With Longstanding Right to Work Laws in 2015, Cost of Living-Adjusted Annual Pay and Benefits Per Private-Sector Employee Were $45,657, or Nearly $1200 More Than the Forced Unionism-State Average (download Fact Sheet) Today roughly 49% of Americans live in one of the 26 states with a Right to Work law on the books […]

People in Right To Work States enjoy Higher Real Purchasing Power

On January 6, 2017, in Fact Sheets, News Clips, by NILRR Staff

New Fact Sheet from NILRR staff: Right to Work States Benefit From Faster Growth, Higher Real Purchasing Power — Winter 2017 Update (Click image to download Fact Sheet)

Judge Orders Teamster Brass to Stop Obstructing Investigation

On January 3, 2017, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

A long-simmering corruption scandal that implicates multiple current and former officials in the hierarchy of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) union may boil over early this year. On December 27, Judge Loretta Preska ordered IBT President Jim Hoffa and his administration to turn over more than 32,000 documents to Independent Investigations Officer (IIO) Joseph diGenova. […]