Missouri Carpenters union bosses are paid more than actual carpenters

By   /  September 2, 2015  /  Labor, Missouri, News  /  No Comments

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It doesn’t pay nearly as well to be a carpenter in Missouri as it does to work for the Carpenters union.

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Unions hide union label in Missouri right-to-work fight

By   /  August 31, 2015  /  Labor, Missouri, News  /  No Comments

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When it comes to labor unions’ efforts to stop right-to-work in Missouri, it’s not enough to look for the union label.

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In Missouri, labor unions’ dwindling muscle tracks national decline

By   /  August 27, 2015  /  Issues, Labor, Missouri, National, News, Politics & Elections, State Budgets, State Government  /  No Comments

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Membership in Missouri unions is shrinking, and their political influence is dwindling. Preventing the passage of right-to-work won’t change that.

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Missouri group fighting right-to-work is a Carpenters union front

By   /  August 26, 2015  /  Labor, Missouri, News  /  No Comments

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A “broad-based coalition” fighting right-to-work in Missouri has a donor base so narrow, it’s limited almost exclusively to one labor union.

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Union organizing machine targets St. Louis, Kansas City

By   /  June 26, 2015  /  Labor, Missouri, National, News  /  No Comments

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Labor front groups are making headway in their “Fight for $15″ fast-food organizing campaign in Missouri’s two largest cities.

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Here’s why unions hate right-to-work

By   /  March 3, 2015  /  Kentucky, Labor, Michigan, Missouri, National, New Mexico, News, West Virginia, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Have you ever wondered why labor unions are so strongly opposed to right-to-work laws? Watch this brief video and wonder no more.

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