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Politics
3:51 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Missouri House approves limit on union fee collections

The bill would require authorization from public employees before unions spend money taken from paychecks.
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The Missouri House has passed legislation that would require public employees to give annual written authorization for unions to spend money automatically deducted from a person's paycheck.

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Politics
7:30 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Kinder: Right to work likely to go to Mo. ballot

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Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder is predicting that voters will get a chance to decide whether to make Missouri the 25th state to enact a right-to-work law.

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Education
6:06 pm
Fri October 12, 2012

Columbia teachers elect union representation

Columbia teachers now have representation for collective bargaining.
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Teachers in the Columbia Public School District have chosen the Columbia Missouri National Education Association to represent them through collective bargaining.

More than 900 teachers went to the polls on Thursday to decide if they wanted to be represented by a union.  Winning 55 percent of the votes, teacher’s union Columbia Missouri National Education Association will now be able negotiate legally-binding agreements with the school district about Columbia teacher’s salaries and working conditions. President Susan McClintic says the next step is to survey their teachers.

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Crime
9:25 am
Mon July 2, 2012

Mo. police, union investigate misconduct claim

Columbia Police and union officials are looking into claims that topless waitresses participated in a recent union fundraiser.

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Politics
5:45 pm
Thu October 27, 2011

Missouri Fraternal Order Of Police Wants Rob Sanders Reinstated

The Missouri Fraternal Order of Police has issued a statement on last month’s firing of police officer Rob Sanders for excessive force.

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