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Michigan 'Right-to-Work' Laws Spark Debate on Labor Unions

  • Aired: 12/10/2012
  • 11:46
  • Rating: E
In a lame-duck session, Michigan Republicans approved a pair of bills that would make the Great Lakes State into a "right to work" state. Organized labor was furious, accusing politicians of pushing through legislation with no opportunity for public comment. Gwen Ifill talks to two Michigan lawmakers with differing views.
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