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False Claims, False Promises: Why “Right to Work” Is Wrong for Everyone
“’I believe we will pass right-to-work next year and bypass (Nixon) entirely by putting it on the referendum ballot for voters,’ Kinder publicly declared during the conference.”
“Majority Floor Leader John Diehl, R-Town and Country, told The Missouri Times that passing that bill would need to be strategic, adding that he thinks there’s interest in the House but there needs to be a better demonstration of where the Senate is on the issue.
“’I think it’s going to be a priority next year and in future years,’ Diehl said.”
“The committee’s Democrats argued that the measure would allow people to “freeload” by garnering benefits from a union contract but not paying any dues.”