Democracy Now: Massachusetts House Advances Collective Bargaining Curbs on Public Workers

The Massachusetts state House has approved a measure that would curb the rights of public sector unions. The bill would prevent public employees from collectively bargaining over their health benefits. The measure is similar to Republican bills passed in Wisconsin and Ohio, but unlike those states, the Massachusetts House is controlled by Democrats. The measure now goes to the Massachusetts state Senate.

~ by wheresthemic on April 29, 2011.

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