unions

A group of unions has launched a petition drive to double Michigan’s corporate income tax and use the additional revenue for roads. 

The state Senate will move forward with legislation to end prevailing wage requirements in Michigan. The state and many communities require that workers on publicly-funded construction projects get union-level pay and benefits.

Right-To-Work Protestors Gather In Lansing

Dec 11, 2012
MPRN

Another day of right-to-work protests in Lansing today, where legislation that would make Michigan the nation's 24th right-to-work state appears headed for the Governor's desk. Details this afternoon, with coverage by NPR, the Michigan Public Radio Network and WEMU.