Public employee unions

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The Missouri Senate has halted debate on legislation that would curb the ability of public employee unions to collect and spend fees automatically deducted from workers' paychecks.

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A Missouri House committee is scheduled to consider legislation that would change the ability of certain public employee labor unions to collect fees.

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Missouri lawmakers have sent Gov. Jay Nixon a bill that would require public employee unions to get annual consent from their members to deduct fees automatically from paychecks.