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Thursday, January 31, 2013

Right-to-Work: Rep. Eric Burlison Pushing Controversial Labor Bill Despite Tough Odds

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In response to criticisms that this kind of proposal hurts labor rights, he says, "I would rather be in a state where I have an abundance of job opportunities rather than work in a state where I have few, if no, job opportunities."

Still, he admits, "It's going to be a very difficult road."

Here's the full draft bill.

House Bill 77

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