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Quinn: Indiana's 'Right To Work' Plan NOT Happening In Illinois

Posted 02.01.2012 | Chicago

As Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels prepares to sign right-to-work legislation into law, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn said he's not worried about the mov...

Conservative Measure Becomes Law Despite Strong Opposition

AP | TOM LoBIANCO | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana became the Rust Belt's first right-to-work state Wednesday in a move that is sure to embolden advocates seeking to curtai...

Controversial Conservative Bill Clears Hurdles

AP | TOM LoBIANCO | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — In another blow to organized labor in the traditionally union heavy Midwest, Indiana is poised to become the first right-to-work ...

Amanda Terkel

Mitch Daniels Changes His Mind On Anti-Union Bill | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Indiana's state government is currently locked in a divisive battle over a right-to-work bill, with the legislative session essentially ...

Amanda Terkel

Indiana Right To Work: House Democrats Revolt, Face Fines Of $1,000 Per Day | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Less than a month into its 2012 term, the Indiana General Assembly has become deeply divided, after resurrecting a fight over controvers...

Will Republican Union-bashing Draw Backlash in Indiana?

Joe Lapointe | Posted 03.15.2012 | Politics
Joe Lapointe

There are 22 other states with right-to-work laws, most of them in the South and the West. A victory for reactionary Republicans in Indiana would represent a significant incursion of their ideology into the Northeast.

Controversial Bill Advances Amid Union Protests

AP | TOM LoBIANCO | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Mitch Daniels defended divisive right-to-work legislation that he only recently put his name behind, while asking House Demo...

Tensions Over Controversial Union Bill Ease In Indiana

AP | TOM LoBIANCO | Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — Growing tension among defiant House Democrats facing stiff fines and sparse resources threatens to disrupt a no-show effort aimed...

Anti-Union Bill Continues To Rile Dems In Indiana

AP | TOM LoBIANCO and TOM DAVIES | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — Democrats determined to keep Indiana from becoming the first state in more than a decade to enact right-to-work legislation stymi...

'Right-To-Work' Fight Set For Quick Start In Indiana

AP | TOM LoBIANCO | Posted 03.04.2012 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana's Republican House leader on Tuesday promised swift movement on a push to make his state the first in more than a decade ...

Arthur Delaney

Indiana Democrats Flee Statehouse; Gov. Daniels Won't Support GOP's Anti-Union Bill | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democratic lawmakers have fled the Indiana Statehouse to prevent passage of Republican-backed anti-union legislation, copying a tactic used by Wiscons...