Radio West | Dec 13, 2012 | 8:20
Right to Work and Union Due Disclosure laws
Earlier this week, Michigan became the 24th state in the U.S. to pass a so called "right-to-work" law. The legislation essentially puts an end to mandatory union dues in unionized workspaces. Also this week, Canadian MPs passed a bill which will force unions to disclose how they spend their dues. To find out what both issues will mean for unions, Rebecca Zandbergen spoke with Canadian Auto Workers economist Jim Stanford.