‘It’s So Old-Fashioned, It’s A Brand New Idea’   

On February 3, 2015, in Fact Sheets, by NILRR Staff

(National Institute for Labor Relations Research Fact Sheet) Recent State Election Returns Indicate Support For Right to Work Is an Increasingly Valuable Political Asset By Stan Greer On June 5, 2012, Badger State Republican Scott Walker became the first governor in U.S. history to survive a “recall” election.  He defeated his union-label Democratic challenger, Milwaukee Mayor […]

Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels Weighs in on Government Employee Unions

On June 20, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Netrightdaily.com, June 14, 2012      Should public sector unions be abolished? One governor seems to think so. “I think really government works better without them. I really do,” said Indiana Republican Gov. Mitch Daniels appearing on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace on June 10.  

School-Age Population Falling In Forced-Unionism States

On May 16, 2012, in Fact Sheets, by NILRR Staff

Meanwhile, Right to Work States’ ‘K-12 Contingent’ Has Grown by Nearly 1.8 Million Since 2000 (Click here to download the School-Age Population Falling In Forced-Unionism States fact sheet) The state Right to Work law adopted by the Indiana General Assembly and signed into law by GOP Gov. Mitch Daniels this February does not directly affect […]

NILRR Newsclips – March 30, 2012

On March 30, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

Kill sneaky union dues gambit Detroit News Online, 3/27/2012 State lawmakers are on the verge of calling a halt to the questionable setup that has allowed the Service Employees International Union to extract nearly $30 million in dues from 40,000 Michigan providers of home health care since 2007. The Economic Freedom of Workers Enhances Prosperity […]

Compensation Growth Far Faster in Right to Work States

On March 28, 2012, in Right To Work, by Stan Greer

[singlepic id=1 w=320 h=240 float=left] Today the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis posted annual personal income data for 2011 on its web site. The data show that Right to Work states continue to enjoy a substantial income growth advantage over forced-unionism states. The Right to Work growth advantage is especially strong when it […]

Voluntary unions serve workers, not bosses

On March 24, 2012, in OpEds, by NILRR Staff

From the Washington Times OpEd by NILRR Expert Stan Greer: Ending compulsory unionism returns focus to members’ needs   At the beginning of February, Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels signed into law H.B. 1001, a measure prohibiting union officials from taking money from employees’ paychecks as a condition of getting or keeping a job. Indiana thus […]