On March 9, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Protect the Right to Organize (or PRO) Act of 2021 by a 225-206 vote — a tally which included five Republicans voting in favor. The bill has since languished in the U.S. Senate. Supporters of the bill, including hundreds of labor unions, claim the bill […]
Every year, the Wisconsin AFL/CIO publishes its labor report card on members of the Wisconsin Legislature. The 2018 edition just came out, and the 103rd Wisconsin Legislature of 2017-2018, may have just received some of the worst grades of all time. Joining Eight O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing, by phone, to explain just how unfriendly […]
A judge has struck down Wisconsin’s right-to-work law. Darien Lamen reports on the legal basis for ruling, and on the polarized response it has prompted.