On Air Now

Current Show

The Huge Show   3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

We're talkin' sports on The Huge Show

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 1450 AM Holland, MI

Weather

Current Conditions(Holland,MI 49422)

More Weather »
49° Feels Like: 43°
Wind: S 16 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Mostly Cloudy 35°

Tomorrow

Mostly Cloudy 56°

Thurs Night

Cloudy 38°

Alerts

Union membership rises in Michigan

AFL-CIO logo
AFL-CIO logo

LANSING (WKZO) -- Michigan's unions got larger in 2013 despite the passage of right-to-work laws.  The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports union membership was up by four-thousand last year compared to 2012, but the percentage of workers who belong to a union fell 0.3-percent to 16.3-percent.

AFL-CIO President Karla Swift noted the numbers show organized labor remains a strong force in Michigan "in spite of repeated attacks on working people and their right to organize by Governor Snyder and Republicans" in the Legislature.

Comments