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Reforming Ohio’s Collective Bargaining Law

Posted Wednesday, February 16, 2011

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The Ohio Senate is debating a bill that would sap public employee unions of their power by eliminating collective bargaining for state employees and reforming union rules for government workers and teachers. Police and fire unions would lose some clout, too. Are these public-employee unions costing taxpayers too much? Or is it, as the unions contend, a partisan political attack on public employees? Join us to talk about collective bargaining reform, Wednesday at 9 on 90.3.

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Government/Politics

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David Varda, Executive Director, Ohio Association of School Business Officials
Harriet Applegate, Executive Secretary, Northshore AFL-CIO
Gary Spring, Clinical Professor, University of Akron

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Senator Shannon Jones proposal to overhaul Ohio’s Collective Bargaining Law

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