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Five GOP candidates for Missouri governor all support RTW

                          It didn’t take Missouri’s five major Republican candidates long to get to the meat and potatoes of what they think is needed to move...

Take that RTW: Missouri leads the nation in business creation

Missouri more than 10 points higher than second-place Kentucky By TIM ROWDEN Editor Missouri led the nation in business creation in 2013 – despite NOT being a...

Koster urges members of Laborers 42 to get out and vote

By TIM ROWDEN Editor Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster, the Democratic candidate for governor in 2016, visited with members of Laborers Local 42 last week,...

Koch-funded AFP, mad about RTW vote, launches hate-filled advertising campaign

$100,000 to smear pro-worker Republicans The local Americans for Prosperity front group is launching an advertising campaign packed with venomous hate speech against Missouri Republican...

MISSOURI WINS, AGAIN

By TIM ROWDEN Editor With the successful defense of Gov. Nixon’s veto of the anti-worker right-to-work bill Sept. 16, workers across Missouri scored a victory for...

OUR VIEW: We’ve won a huge battle, but not yet the...

By ED FINKELSTEIN Publisher MISSOURI WINS, AGAIN. The elation was palpable. When on Sept. 16 the Speaker announced the vote that unceremoniously dumped right-to-work once again back...

Friends who voted ‘NO’ on RTW

Working people and union members should know who voted with and against them on this session’s deceptive and destructive right-to-work legislation. Following are those...

SHAME! Who voted against working families and union members

These are the House members who voted against Missouri’s working families and in favor of CEO’s and out-of-state corporate interests. Justin Alferman (R-Hermann) Sue Allen (R-Town...

Letter to the Editor: ‘Right-to-work’ confuses and misleads

Opponents of labor unions are trying to persuade Missouri lawmakers to approve legislation which they call "right-to-work.” The term “right-to-work” is a marketing misnomer used...

Union members rally, mobilize to stop RTW

By TIM ROWDEN and SHERI GASSAWAY Labor Tribune Arnold – In the run-up to the Missouri Legislature’s Veto Session on Sept. 16, hundreds of union members mobilized...