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YOUR LETTERS – Our right to petition is in jeopardy

For over a century Missourians of all political stripes have relied on the initiative petition process to make policy changes when legislators refused to...

ONE MAN’S VIEW: A letter to our political leaders: Unions are...

Dear Governor Parson and members of the Missouri Legislature: With the myriad of challenges facing you this term, a critical point for your consideration —...

A terrible week for working people

Missouri’s corporate-owned legislature is trying to gut the state’s Labor Movement By TIM ROWDEN Editor Missouri’s corporate-owned legislature fired on Labor with both barrels during its last...

Paycheck Deception approved for public-sector

By TIM ROWDEN Editor Anti-worker forces in the Missouri Legislature took square aim at public sector employees by forcing through a paycheck deception bill that will...

Prevailing Wage repeal will hurt small contractors, workers

By TIM ROWDEN Editor The Missouri Legislature has approved legislation changing the state’s prevailing wage law so that it will apply only to projects costing more...

Frightened anti-worker legislators vote to move RTW (Proposition A) to...

Jefferson City –  An anti-worker effort to move the "right-to-work" referendum Proposition A is advancing in the Missouri Legislature. The House Economic Development Committee voted...

More Democrats have filed to run for the Missouri Legislature in...

Is a Blue Wave coming to Missouri? By TIM ROWDEN Editor At the close of candidate filing on March 27, the Missouri Democratic Party had candidates running...

Missouri House Republicans officially pass prevailing wage repeal

Set stage for low-wage out-of-state companies to take Missouri jobs By TIM ROWDEN Editor Jefferson City – The Republican-majority Missouri Legislature can’t dismantle unions and trample on...

Union sisters visit Missouri Capitol to lobby for working women, Labor

Jefferson City – A group of about 80 union sisters and a few union brothers descended on the Missouri Capitol March 8 to rally...

Study finds Indiana prevailing wage repeal reduced worker pay, didn’t save...

Missouri lawmakers should take heed Indianapolis — As Republicans in the Missouri Legislature try yet again to repeal Missouri’s prevailing wage laws, a new study...
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