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New Evidence: Right-to-Work Laws Work

Center scholar co-authors CEI study

… effects for states with right-to-work laws. RTW states enjoy … capital, firms and workers. Eventually these … more

Fears of Right-to-Work Proving False

In the most important economic measures, RTW states dominating

… Michigan becoming a right-to-work state, opponents predicted … growth and population right-to-work states are far … what would happen to workers and the state. But … more

Fears of Right-to-Work Proving False

… Michigan becoming a right-to-work state, opponents predicted … growth and population right-to-work states are far … what would happen to workers and the state. But … more

Right-to-Work-for-Yadda-Yadda-Yadda

For the umpteenth time: No, wages won't collapse.

… challenge in defending the right-to-work concept, it isn't researching … Patriot : By undermining workers rights, this unfair scheme … more

The Intellectual Firepower Against Right-to-Work

Who's who on right-to-work

… opponents of a Michigan right-to-work law cite figures generated … of employment. The right-to-work law in Michigan … the communications workers union; the food … more

Rule Request Would Require Public Sector Unions To Notify Members Of When They Are Eligible To Resign

Union members often unaware of limited windows when they can opt out under state's right-to-work law

Having the right to leave a union doesn't … the state's right-to-work law, union members can … sense," said Patrick Wright, vice president of legal … the state's right-to-work law went into effect, … more

Right-to-Work and the Mackinac Center

Touting labor freedom for 25 years

… freedom to choose their workplace destiny through a right-to-work law, which … closer to granting workers the freedom to choose … that window toward right-to-work since 1990, … more

Early Returns On Michigan As a Right-to-Work State: Incomes Rising

State's per-capita income growth ninth fastest in the nation

When Michigan passed right-to-work in December of 2012, … officials derided it as right-to-work for less . Senate … quick to predict that workers compensation would … more

UAW Flier Short on Facts

Union right-to-work myths dispelled

… together a flier on right-to-work "facts" that it is … their counterparts in right to work for less states." Fact: Unions … untrue. Claim: "Workers in free bargaining … more

Union Prez Schooled On RTW

… outdated information on right-to-work salaries from 2001 (President … their counterparts in right-to-work states. (Economic Policy … more

Meet James Hohman, Assistant Director of Fiscal Policy at the Mackinac Center. James discusses his latest project, an analysis of Proposal 1, the proposal on personal property tax reform that will appear on the August 5th ballot. Read more about Proposal 1 here: http://www.mackinac.org/20246


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