NILRR Clipsheet June 26, 2015

On June 26, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

ALRB’s top lawyer named to governor’s staff Fresno Bee Online, June 24, 2015 Sylvia Torres-Guillen, 49, of Los Angeles will become special counsel to the governor. She had been the ALRB’s general counsel since 2011. Beyond the Gerawan case, Torres-Guillén has been sparring with the ALRB’s new chairman, William Gould, who has wanted to take […]

Right to Work Helps Economic Recovery

On June 24, 2015, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Edward Lazear’s research shows that states with Right to Work Laws have fared better in the economic recovery that those without such laws.  The story is in the Wall Street Journal Online. A number of current and former governors will be running for president in 2016, and each will tout his state’s accomplishments and claim credit […]

NILRR Clipsheet June 19, 2015

On June 19, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Most of U.S. Manufacturing GDP Now Emanates From Right to Work States www.nrtwc.org, June 15, 2015 According to U.S. Commerce Department data released on June 10, last year a record 47.9% of the entire U.S. manufacturing output, measured in current dollars, occurred in states that had prohibited compulsory union dues and fees. (A link […]

RTW States’ Manufacturing Edge

On June 15, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

According to U.S. Commerce Department data released on June 10, last year a record 47.9% of the entire U.S. manufacturing output, measured in current dollars, occurred in states that had prohibited compulsory union dues and fees.  (A link to the entire release may be found at the end of this post.)  Stan Greer  has the story […]

Indiana Tops for Growth

On May 20, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

Indiana, which passed its Right to Work Law in 2012, continues to top the charts in economic development.  Inside Indiana Business Journal has the story. Indiana ranked first in the Midwest and sixth nationwide as the best place to do business by Chief Executive magazine. It is the only Midwestern state ranked in the top […]

Right to Work States Faster Growth, Higher Real Purchasing Power

On May 13, 2015, in Fact Sheets, by NILRR Staff

Right to Work States Benefit From Faster Growth, Higher Real Purchasing Power Spring 2015 Update  (Click here to download the 2015 Right to Work States Benefit From Faster Growth, Higher Real Purchasing Power Fact Sheet)

Right to Work States Mean Economic Prosperity

On May 6, 2015, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Arthur Laffer, Stephen Moore and Joel Griffith provide more evidence why Right to Work States’ economic power is growing in this Heritage Foundation report. Right-to-Work Laws. On the effect of right-to-work laws, the same picture comes into sharp focus. A right-to-work law does not prohibit a union, but empowers individual workers to choose whether to […]

Right to Work States Win Again

On April 14, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

Stephen Moore comments on findings about economic growth in states, and finds that 5 Right to Work states beat out non-Right To work states for population growth and taxes. In recent years, though, blue states such as California, Illinois, Delaware, Connecticut, Hawaii, Maryland and Minnesota adopted this very strategy, and they raised taxes on their […]