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US State of Wisconsin deals major blow to unions

Published on 11/03/2011

Republican lawmakers in the state of Wisconsin have dramatically curtailed the collective bargaining rights of state workers in what National Public Radio calls “one of the strongest blows to the power of unions in years”. The measures were pushed through with sudden political maneuvering. The vote, after a standoff of nearly a month, sent thousands ...