Sen. Gerald Dial wants ‘right-to-work’ in Alabama Constitution

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A Republican senator plans to introduce a constitutional amendment that would put the state’s restrictions on union activity, also known as right-to-work, into the state’s governing document. Sen. Gerald Dial, R-Lineville, said Tuesday he believed the move, which would have to be approved by voters, would help the state compete with other states to land [...]

Secret Ballot Bill Headed to the Full House

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For the first time in the three years, a constitutional amendment that would guarantee the right to a secret ballot including in votes of employee representation is on its way to full debate in the Alabama House of Representatives. Business interests in the state have backed such a bill for several years, but were always [...]