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Prevailing wage laws curtail unscrupulous contractors

News In a Letter To The Editor published in your Nov 30 edition, Dennis Gasper writes that the prevailing wage law must go. I vehemently disagree. He’s either a citizen who misu…… /index.php/news/2015/03/prevailing-wage-laws-curtail-unscrupulous-contractors

Walker says he won’t pursue union legislation in next session

News Gov. Scott Walker signaled he wouldn’t pursue any new bills on public or private unions in the coming legislative session and wouldn’t touch the issue of right-to-work le…… /index.php/news/2015/03/walker-says-he-wont-pursue-union-legislation-next-session

The coming right-to-work fight in Wisconsin

News Is Wisconsin better off with weaker unions? Some conservatives think so. Legislators will consider the question when right-to-work legislation is introduced early next year.…… /index.php/news/2015/03/coming-right-work-fight-wisconsin

Scott Walker right to resist "distraction"

News Republican state lawmakers should listen to their governor and drop plans for "right-to-work" legislation. Don't repeat Wisconsin's tumultuous past. Gov. Scott Walker just …… /index.php/news/2015/03/scott-walker-right-resist-distraction

Right to work: How past claims have fared on the Truth-O-Meter

News After celebrating big wins in the mid-term elections, leading Republicans exhibited a certain caginess about whether they would pursue the highly contentious matter of trying…… /index.php/news/2015/03/right-work-how-past-claims-have-fared-truth-o-meter

Walker: Right-to-work law would be distraction

News MILWAUKEE — Gov. Scott Walker says he hopes Republican leaders in the state Legislature do not focus on passing a right-to-work bill. Walker made the comments Wednesday, a d…… /index.php/news/2015/03/walker-right-work-law-would-be-distraction

Keep right-to-work legislation off the table in Wisconsin

News It should come as little surprise that a conservative group is pushing to make Wisconsin a right-to-work state. The political winds are blowing in the right direction. Wisco…… /index.php/news/2015/03/keep-right-work-legislation-table-wisconsin

Legislator to introduce right-to-work legislation

News MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker promised Tuesday to introduce a right-to-work bill, prompting warnings from a Democratic leader that the state could see a round of…… /index.php/news/2015/03/legislator-introduce-right-work-legislation

Wisconsin's Right to Work Organization: Another Ploy to Attack the Middle Class and Roll Back Worker's Rights

News So-called Right to Work means fewer Wisconsin jobs, not more. Right to Work is a policy that attacks Wisconsin's workers, our wages, our safety on the job and our middle clas…… /index.php/news/2015/03/wisconsins-right-work-organization-another-ploy-attack-middle-class-and-roll-back-workers-rights

Right-to-work group launches after governor, legislators say issue not a priority

News RACINE COUNTY — While state government leaders including Assembly Speaker Robin Vos have said right-to-work legislation isn't a priority, a new group launched Monday to "begi…… /index.php/news/2015/03/right-work-group-launches-after-governor-legislators-say-issue-not-priority