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Snyder signs right-to-work
bills into law

Detroil News [MI], by Chad Livengood

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Posted By:JoniTx, 12/11/2012 6:02:51 PM

Lansing — Without ceremony, Gov. Rick Snyder said he signed two bills tonight making Michigan the nation´s 24th right-to-work state. Both he public sector and private sector bills have been signed,” Snyder said in announcing the development at the start of a 5:45 p.m. press conference. “This is a major day in Michigan’s history," Snyder said. "I don’t view this as anti-union at all. I view this as pro-worker.” The House first approved House Bill 4003, 58-51, establishing a right-to-work law for public sector unions. A second bill, Senate Bill 116, which applies to private sector unions, was approved

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: geoguy, 12/11/2012 6:13:33 PM     (No. 9060354)

It took a lot of courage by those who got it done.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Northcross, 12/11/2012 6:14:37 PM     (No. 9060356)

Democrats apoplectic, threatening and committing violence, proving that "pro-choice" to the American left is limited to baby-killing and nothing else.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 12/11/2012 6:16:34 PM     (No. 9060359)

MI women are finally getting freedom of choice.

I recently heard the Las Vegas cocktail waitresses referred to as ´´Golden Girls´´ as they cannot be fired and only quit their tip-laden jobs when they can no longer navigate the casino aisles with their walkers. Sort of reminds me of stewardesses working for Air Canada. So unions can be a big plus for their members.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pedro4, 12/11/2012 6:24:05 PM     (No. 9060368)

LOL-#3. I remember when I decided to never go back to Caesar´s Palace in Vegas when I realized that I would look better in the waitresses cocktail dress than she did. Michigan is toast regardless of this effort. What company in their right mind would move here. Indiana will be the Texas of the Midwest, gathering in jobs and employers.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bobgray2, 12/11/2012 6:24:21 PM     (No. 9060369)

#3 Nothing says good times better than having granny in a mini skirt bring you your booze.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JAN, 12/11/2012 6:28:08 PM     (No. 9060376)

Elections have consequences.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: drw, 12/11/2012 6:32:50 PM     (No. 9060386)

I´m a teacher in northern MI.

Most of my colleagues know I am a conservative. While a vast majority were quiet and professional today in school, one called me a "rat f*****", and another told me I was a "hypocritical bas****" for working in the schools.

As I told them, ´stay classy, Democrats´

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Reply 8 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 12/11/2012 6:38:27 PM     (No. 9060395)

How long before we get a petition (signed by Mickey Mouse, Hitler, etc.) to recall the Governor in Michigan?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: TXknitter, 12/11/2012 6:42:01 PM     (No. 9060402)

I applaud the Republicans and Governor Snyder. RESULTS not rhetoric or whining. It was fun to watch the shocked faces of the union thugs. #7, God bless you. You demonstrated which teachers really care for the kids AND your state. It must have been hard to keep from grinning real real big all day!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: udanja99, 12/11/2012 7:03:49 PM     (No. 9060432)

How long before some left wing judge steps in and vetoes these bills himself?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: nonsense, 12/11/2012 7:08:41 PM     (No. 9060435)

Rush had an excellent point today. Unions complain about "freeloaders" who reap union benefits without paying dues. Yet the 50% who pay no taxes, reap benefits from the U.S. Treasury, as do the illegal immigrants.

If only the dim dems and union thugs would have a "duh" moment. Have to chuckle at their argument about "ramming legislation". Now that is a true Demonrat strategy.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Conservativegirl, 12/11/2012 7:09:09 PM     (No. 9060436)

This plus the Federal judge saying that the "concealed carry" carry ban in Illinois is un-Constitutional are real pluses after Nov. 6th. Don´t make up for it, but still good. There is hope.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: pickle1, 12/11/2012 7:10:06 PM     (No. 9060440)

Good

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Northern Redman, 12/11/2012 7:17:15 PM     (No. 9060454)

Way to go! For years, union thugs have been stealing union dues from unwilling members and using the money to support democrat politicians who enable the union thugs. Finally, we are fixing the problem at the source.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: realrep, 12/11/2012 7:36:25 PM     (No. 9060484)

hat tip to #7

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Old Army Vet, 12/11/2012 8:23:47 PM     (No. 9060539)

I moved from a non right to work state, NY, and now live in a right to work state, Fl. What a difference. My taxes are so much lower here. The services are much better here. Houses are cheaper and people are much more polite than they were in NY. MI will be better off as a right to work state.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Crosscut, 12/11/2012 8:29:04 PM     (No. 9060544)

A win for Americans everywhere. Another step in putting America back on the path to greatness. Go Michigan!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: tedward, 12/11/2012 8:54:00 PM     (No. 9060565)

I have a picture of myself with Gov. Snyder and I am proud that he has done what is good for the people of the State of Michigan. The Unions are off the free ride and now have to earn their members respect and worth to keep collecting those dues.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Scribelus, 12/11/2012 9:04:35 PM     (No. 9060582)

From time to time, and as He pleases, the God of all Creation appears. This was one of those times.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Lonestar Jack, 12/11/2012 9:20:50 PM     (No. 9060596)

Good law!

Good man!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: smcchk, 12/11/2012 9:38:49 PM     (No. 9060616)

Lots of brave men and women in the state "across the pond", as Wisconsinites call Michigan.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Penney, 12/11/2012 10:12:28 PM     (No. 9060641)

It IS still a free country after all!!! BRAVO!!! This is a victory for individual liberty!

Long live common sense!

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Reply 23 - Posted by: MMC, 12/11/2012 10:16:43 PM     (No. 9060647)

I laugh. The Union workers took the day off, paid I am sure, to protest the Right to Work law. As a former MEA member, 20 years ago.. They extorted 500.00 yearly from me. I am happy for Michigan.


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Reply 24 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/12/2012 5:28:41 AM     (No. 9060899)

Unions in NY, a non-RTW state, bankrupts every business they get their claws into. Town, County, State workers barely work 3 hours a day because of unions. Every County is in financial stress because of state mandates and unions. State goobermint, run by demonrats, always, always follow the CA model of spend, spend, spend.

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