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LISTEN: What Is A 'Right-to-Work' State And Should New Mexico Become One?

Jan 12, 2015

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KUNM Call In Show Thu. 1/15 8a: 

New Mexico lawmakers will consider what is known as "right-to-work" legislation during this year’s legislative session.

What union-related requirements and union activity does current state and federal law allow in the workplace? The public sector? The private sector? What would proposed legislation change and who would benefit? Who would be harmed?

We’d like to hear from you! Email callinshow@kunm.org, post your comments online or call in live during the show.  

Guests:

  • David Buchholtz, attorney, Rodey Law firm

  • Angela Cornell, Director, Labor Law Clinic at Cornell University Law School

  • Carter Bundy, Political Action Representative, AFSCME (American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees)

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