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We are excited to announce that the PA House of Representatives has taken the next step in the ongoing battle to free Pennsylvania workers and unleash our economy. Our legislative allies have introduced the Open Workforce Initiative package, a group of six bills that will give PA workers the ability to choose whether or not [...]Full Story
Please see email sent in support of HB 1154. This legislation deals w/ loophole in criminal code that gives exemption to union bosses to laws against harassment, stalking, and threatening to use weapons of mass destruction. Please call your legislator and thank him/her if they are on the bill, and if they are not, ask [...]Full Story
Today we saw positive movement from the House Labor and Industry Committee. In a party line 15-10 vote they voted out two prevailing wage bills, HB 665, introduced by Rep. Marsico, and HB 796, introduced by Rep. Millard. While these bills don’t address the draconian practice of compulsory unionism itself, the fact that the committee [...]Full Story
Team PARTW congratulates Representative Daryl Metcalfe, primary sponsor of Right to Work for all Pennsylvanians, on the passage of voter identification legislation today! Representative Metcalfe is the keynote speaker at Pennsylvanians for Right to Work’s Annual Reagan Luncheon on May 4, 2012. Register today! March 14, 2012Full Story
Metcalfe pushes for Right to Work By Joe Napsha PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW Friday, October 7, 2011 ERIE — Pennsylvania’s workers and its economy would be in better shape if employees are not forced to join a union or pay dues at a unionized company or government agency, supporters of Right to Work legislation claimed Thursday. “This [...]Full Story