Wisconsin Anti-union Law to Take Effect March 26

Monday, 14 Mar 2011 03:36 PM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's Secretary of State tells The Associated Press that he has decided not to publish a bill taking away public workers' collective bargaining rights until the latest day possible.

Secretary of State Doug La Follette said Monday that he decided to publish the law on March 25 in order to give schools and other local governments time to pass contract extensions between now and then.

La Follette says the law will take effect on March 26.

Gov. Scott Walker signed the bill on Friday and had asked La Follette to publish the law, the final step needed in order for it to take effect, on Monday. But La Follette says he saw no emergency that would necessitate him doing that.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Sarah Palin: Tina Fey Owes Me Big for Career Success

Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 17:19 PM

Sarah Palin says former Saturday Night Live cast member Tina Fey owes her big – for helping to catapult the actress' car . . .

Supreme Court Halts Gay Marriage in Virginia

Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 16:13 PM

The U.S. Supreme Court blocked the start of same-sex marriage in Virginia, putting a lower court ruling on hold while th . . .

'House of Cards' Actress to Star in Burnett's CBS Mini 'Dovekeepers'

Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 15:48 PM

House of Cards and Manhattan alum Rachel Brosnahan is set to take flight as the star of The Dovekeepers, the four-h . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved