Accuracy in Media

Michigan Union uses Photo ID to Avoid Right to Work Laws

The Washington Free Beacon reported on this messy issue with right-to-work laws facing off against labor unions: “A Michigan electrical worker filed formal labor charges against a major union because of onerous withdrawal procedures implemented in response to the passage of right to work laws.” “Ryan Greene, a worker at Croswell-based Paramount Industries, said in […]

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Chris Matthews Berates Guest Over Backing from Koch Brothers—Gives UAW a Pass

On Tuesday, MSNBC’s Hardball host Chris Matthews interviewed both the head of the United Auto Workers (UAW) in Michigan and the state director of Americans for Prosperity (AFP) about the state legislature’s passage of a right-to-work law earlier that day. Matthews started by quizzing UAW Michigan president Bob King about the union’s reaction, and commended him […]

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April 2016

4/11/2016 - Court Strikes Down Wisconsin’s Right to Work Law; Appeal Planned

February 2016

2/15/2016 - West Virginia is Now a Right-to-Work State

2/8/2016 - West Virginia Close to Becoming the 26th Right to Work State

May 2015

5/22/2015 - Alabama Union Workers Decertify Union, Again, for 5th Time

5/2/2015 - Labor Union Consolidates as Membership Declines

April 2015

4/9/2015 - Michigan Union uses Photo ID to Avoid Right to Work Laws

March 2015

3/28/2015 - Judge Strikes Down Coercive Union Dues in Wisconsin

3/24/2015 - Illinois Gov’t Workers Sue to End Mandatory Union Dues

3/6/2015 - Right to Work Laws don’t Produce Immediate Effects

December 2012

12/12/2012 - Chris Matthews Berates Guest Over Backing from Koch Brothers—Gives UAW a Pass