STATE BATTLES NEWS CLIPS – Thursday, March 10, 2011

 

REPORTER: Pennsylvania’s AFL-CIO leaders agree, and are condemning the plan, In a statement, Secretary Treasurer Frank Snyder says quote “These kinds of us versus them tactics will only lead us to an economic race to the bottom.

69 News at 10 PM – WFMZ-TV

03/09/2011

Fines imposed on Wisconsin’s absent Democrats

Associated Press (AP)

03/09/2011

Protesters flood Wis. Capitol over anti-union vote

Associated Press (AP)

03/10/2011

Wis. GOP bypass Dems, cut collective bargaining

Associated Press (AP)

03/10/2011

Okla. firefighters oppose proposed pension changes

Associated Press (AP) – Oklahoma City Bureau

03/09/2011

Lawsuits threatened over Utah immigration bills

Washington Post

03/10/2011

Kasich to unions: SB 5 secures future for Ohio

Aurora Advocate

03/09/2011

Michigan Senate approves breaking school labor deals

Chicago Tribune – Online

03/09/2011

Union supporters to rally after Wisconsin Senate passes restrictions

CNN.com

03/10/2011

Pension reform also will affect public workers

Coshocton Tribune

03/09/2011

Iowa doesn’t need Wisconsin’s war

Des Moines Register – Online

03/10/2011

Malloy Makes Tough Demands on Connecticut Unions

Fairfield County Weekly – Online

03/09/2011

Union Busting: Michigan Style

Forbes – Online

03/09/2011

NYC Comptroller to Compare Public, Private Salaries

Fox Business Network – Online

03/09/2011

Polls Show Americans’ Support Union Bargaining Rights As State Battles Continue

Huffington Post, The

03/09/2011

Labor Vows To Step Up Recall Effort Against Wisconsin GOP, Challenge Anti-Union Bill In Court

Huffington Post, The

03/10/2011

Gov. Scott Walker Puts Out Fire With Gasoline

Huffington Post, The

03/10/2011

March 9: Letters to the editor

Journal and Courier – Online, The

03/09/2011

Largest Statehouse in 16 years expected today

Journal and Courier – Online, The

03/10/2011

Unions Wary of Nebraska Labor Reform

KHGI-TV – Online

03/09/2011

Emergency Financial Manager bill on the verge of passage

Michigan Messenger

03/09/2011

AFL-CIO says GOP used ‘nuclear option’

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – Online

03/09/2011

Organized labor plans rallies on Thursday morning

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – Online

03/10/2011

“Shame! Shame! Shame!” — Lawless Legislators Approve Wisconsin Governor’s Anti-Worker Agenda

Nation – Online, The

03/10/2011

Gov. Malloy Makes Tough Demands on Connecticut’s Unions

New Haven Advocate

03/09/2011

Special interest groups flood TV with ads for, against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s budget bill

Oshkosh Northwestern

03/09/2011

Union leaders say Gov. Tom Corbett’s budget means pain at bargaining tables

Patriot-News, The

03/09/2011

Toomey seeks curb on union membership

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Online

03/09/2011

Corbett drops budget ax on education, state employees

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

03/09/2011

Republicans are not all on the same page with LePage

Portland Press Herald

03/09/2011

Bill would revamp public-worker pacts ; General Assembly

Providence Journal

03/09/2011

Democrat, Indiana GOP still miles apart

South Bend Tribune – Online

03/09/2011

Mass. mayors, unions debate health care proposals

SouthCoastToday.com

03/09/2011

16 States Where Pensions Are Under Attack

TheAtlantic.com

03/09/2011

Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker ‘selectively leaking emails’

TheRawStory

03/09/2011

Wis. Dems to return after Senate strips bargaining rights

USA Today – Online

03/09/2011

Hope Dims for Resolution of Wisconsin Standoff

Wall Street Journal

03/10/2011

Walker warns of Friday deadline for Senate Democrats’ return

Wausau Daily Herald

03/09/2011

Wisconsin voters want say in union deals

WEGR-FM – Online

03/09/2011

AFL-CIO Stages Mock Funeral for Middle Class

WIBC-FM

03/09/2011

Budget bill foes say stealthy vote broke open meetings law; challenges coming

Wisconsin State Journal

03/10/2011

Snyder’s Business Tax Cut Plan Raises Questions

WLNS-TV – Online

03/09/2011

Democrats May Return To Indianapolis For Union Rally

WRTV-TV – Online

03/09/2011