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Gov. Walker signs bill making Wisconsin right-to-work state

Governor Scott Walker

Governor Scott Walker

From OneNewsNow, (Associated Press) –  

BROWN DEER, Wis. (March 9, 2015) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signed a right-to-work bill into law Monday, striking another blow against the power of organized labor.

Walker, a likely presidential candidate fresh on a weekend visit to Iowa, signed the bill affecting private-sector employees at an invitation-only ceremony at Badger Meter north of Milwaukee. The company’s president was one of the few business owners who publicly supported the measure, which rocketed through the Legislature in less than two weeks.

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