workshop development committee en Mo. House panel to take up 'right to work' bill <p>A Missouri House committee is taking up legislation that would bar union membership or dues as a condition of employment.</p><p>The House Workforce Development Committee scheduled a public hearing Wednesday on the bill, which supporters call "right to work."</p><p>Approval by the Legislature would put the proposed new law to a statewide vote this November.<br>Supporters argue the legislation would allow Missouri to be more competitive in the job market. Opponents say it would weaken unions and hinder collective bargaining.<br>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:43:30 +0000 Associated Press 28439 at Mo. House panel to take up 'right to work' bill