collective bargaining rights http://kbia.org en Labor unions rally for collective bargaining rights http://kbia.org/post/labor-unions-rally-collective-bargaining-rights <p>Labor union members from across Missouri descended on the State Capitol today, hoping to convince lawmakers to defeat bills they say are anti-worker. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 22:50:32 +0000 Marshall Griffin 31100 at http://kbia.org Labor unions rally for collective bargaining rights Mo. House Dem proposes ban on anti-union measures http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-dem-proposes-ban-anti-union-measures <p>Missouri House Democrat's plan would send colleagues to prison for proposing legislation limiting collective bargaining rights.</p><p>Representative Jeff Roorda of Barnhart introduced the bill Friday in response to a Republican House member's proposal to jail lawmakers for introducing gun control measures.Roorda says he was "inspired" by the GOP approach to protecting gun rights and he wants to do the same for unions. Representative Mike Leara, of St. Louis County, is sponsoring the bill banning gun-control legislation.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:03:38 +0000 Associated Press 29250 at http://kbia.org Mo. House Dem proposes ban on anti-union measures