Right to Work States Better For Homebuyers

On February 2, 2016, in NILRR Research, by Stan Greer

According to a nationwide survey conducted late last year by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 95% of renters aged 34 and under want to own a home in the future. Among renters of all ages, a still-hefty 83% desire to own. The NAR also found that by far the most common reason offered by […]

None of the 14 States With Greatest Youth Population Declines Over the Past Decade Had a Right to Work Law Prior to 2013

On December 26, 2015, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

By setting age-segregated U.S. Census Bureau population data released on December 22 (see the first link below) side by side with data found in Table 21 of the 2007 edition of the Statistical Abstract of the United States (see the second link below), one can quickly see that, even as the total population of the […]

Right to Work for Ohio?

On December 4, 2015, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Ohio legislators are once again presented with an opportunity to give Ohio workers workplace freedom.  Jeremy Pelzer has the story on cleveland.com. A number of Republican leaders say they personally support House Bill 377, which would prohibit private-sector labor union membership as a condition of employment. The House Commerce and Labor Committee gave the bill […]

Forced-Unionism States Are Extraordinarily Inhospitable to ‘Middle-Educated’ Americans

On November 3, 2015, in NILRR Research, by Stan Greer

As of last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, 30.1% of American adults aged 25 and up had at least a bachelor’s degree education.  Census data also show that states with Right to Work laws on the books prohibiting forced union dues and fees as a condition of employment have done a superior job […]

NILRR Right to Work Clipsheet October 16, 2015

On October 16, 2015, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

ABC Driver Discriminated Against by Teamsters Union Bosses Finally Awarded Back Pay After Union Appeals Fail nrtw.org, October 14, 2015 After six years of legal maneuvering, Teamster Local 509 union officials are finally paying a worker more than $55,000 in pay he lost when it prevented him from working. The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals […]

NILRR Clipsheet October 2, 2015

On October 2, 2015, in News Clips, by CLJ

  Taxpayers fleeing Ohio, IRS report shows Watchdog.org, September 30, 2015 State-to-state migration was a net drain of $1.2 billion on Ohio’s economy in 2011 and $1.1 billion in 2012. Almost 24,000 fewer IRS returns were filed in Ohio in 2013 than in 2011 as a result of Ohioans moving to other states. With the […]

Right To Work States Draw Workers

On September 28, 2015, in News Clips, Right To Work, by CLJ

Stephen Moore, economic consultant at Freedom Works, details how Right to Work states are drawing workers from non-Right to Work states, in the Washington Times. The new Census data on where we live and where we moved to in 2014 shows that the top seven states with the biggest percentage increase in in-migration from other […]