house committee on workforce development http://kbia.org en Mo. House panel to hear bill limiting union fees http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-panel-hear-bill-limiting-union-fees <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A Missouri House committee is scheduled to consider legislation that would change the ability of certain public employee labor unions to collect fees.</p><p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:14:01 +0000 Associated Press 47564 at http://kbia.org Mo. House panel to hear bill limiting union fees Workplace Discrimination Bill Heard By Mo. House Committee http://kbia.org/post/workplace-discrimination-bill-heard-mo-house-committee Testimony was heard today on <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB320">legislation</a> that would redefine what constitutes workplace discrimination in Missouri.<p>If passed, workplace discrimination would have to be a motivating factor, not just a contributing one, in any wrongful action taken against a worker by an employer, which is the current federal standard.&#160; <a href="http://www.polsinelli.com/raubuchon/?ajax=no">Attorney Rich AuBuchon</a> spoke in favor of the bill on behalf of his former employer,&#160;the <a href="http://www.mochamber.com/mx/hm.asp?id=home">Missouri Chamber of Commerce</a>.&#160; He&#160;told the House Committee on Workforce Development and&#160;Workplace Safety that the state’s current definition of discrimination is hurting Missouri’s economy. Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:07:41 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28742 at http://kbia.org Workplace Discrimination Bill Heard By Mo. House Committee