Tag: pro-union

Democrats, unions declare victory as vote tallies show ‘right to work’ losing by wide margins

By Kurt Erickson and Jack Suntrup St. Louis Post-Dispatch ST. LOUIS • Fueled by more than $15 million in campaign spending and laser-sharp attention from national labor unions, voters solidly rejected an attempt to make Missouri a “right to work” state. With 95 percent of precincts reporting Tuesday night, unofficial results showed the ballot question asking whether […]

‘Right to work’ vote moved to August primary election

  JEFFERSON CITY • Missouri voters will decide whether to make Missouri a “right-to-work” state in the August primary election, rather than in November. In one of two anti-union measures approved Thursday, the Republican-controlled House voted 96-47 to move the date of the vote to the lower-turnout election, arguing that the issue needs to be […]

Oregon Welders Win Right to Join IAM

After an eight-month legal battle, 100 welders at Precision Castparts in Portland, OR got one step closer to having union representation when they were on the winning end of a recent decision under the NLRA. In September 2017, the group voted to join the IAM, but the company disputed their ability to do so. The […]

Union members rally at Missouri Capitol against right-to-work

A few thousand union members from across Missouri rallied at the Statehouse in Jefferson City on a cloudy Wednesday afternoon, against a right-to-work referendum and for worker safety. Senate Minority Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, reminded the audience that 60 percent of Missourians rejected a right-to-work ballot measure in 1978. “We told them (right-to-work backers) […]

New tactic for Right to Work advocates in Missouri referendum: Sabotage

  In the Missouri House and Senate earlier this week, Rep. Holly Rehder (R-Sikeston) announced her plans to create legislation that would reschedule the state’s upcoming referendum vote. If the bill were to pass, Gov. Eric Greitens’ Right to Work bill would have its fate decided by voters, not during November’s midterms, but rather during […]

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November 2023