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9:33 am
Tue March 12, 2013

Mo. Senate Gives First Approval To Scaled-Back 'Paycheck Protection Bill'

Originally published on Tue March 12, 2013 2:09 pm

The Missouri Senate has given first round approval to a scaled-backed version of the so-called Paycheck Protection bill.

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Politics
8:21 am
Thu February 28, 2013

'Paycheck Protection' bill remains stalled in Mo. Senate

Marshall Griffin/St. Louis Public Radio

Originally published on Thu February 28, 2013 2:11 pm

The Missouri Senate spent a few hours Wednesday debating legislation that would bar labor unions for public workers from withholding money from public employees’ paychecks.

The so-called "Paycheck Protection" bill would also require consent from public employees before labor unions can use fees and dues for political purposes.  State Senator Paul LeVota (D, Independence) says the bill should be called “paycheck deception."

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