Right-to-Work

Message from President Steve Cook on impacts of right-to-work -- and how we're fighting back

With the passage of so-called "right-to-work" legislation, many MEA members have been asking what this means for our union and for each of us as individuals.

House passes right-to-work bills; protests in Lansing continue

The state House of Representatives rushed through legislation today making Michigan a so-called “right-to-work” state as more than 10,000 middle-class workers protested outside the Capitol and the governor’s office.

How to voice your opposition to right-to-work legislation

Some Lansing politicians and the corporate special interests that fund their political campaigns are set to introduce and/or vote on legislation that would make Michigan a so-called “right-to-work” state. It’s critical that working families across Michigan stand up to this blatant power grab by CEOs and urge their lawmakers to vote NO on right-to-work.