Rice & Roses #607 : The Truth About Right-to-Work Laws

Host Max Roffman discusses the right-to-work laws that have been passed by various states with Hawaiʻi labor representatives. Guests include Henry Epstein with the United Public Workers (UPW) and American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Walter Kupau with the Carpenters' Union, and Bill Ogoshi, Business Representative - Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Topics include right-to-work laws, keeping wages low, workers who opt out of joining a union but still receive union benefits, union security, and efforts to keep unions weak. Recorded on November 9, 1977.

Languages: English


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