Associated Industries of Missouri’s President Ray McCarty was recently interviewed for an article on Right to Work with St. Louis Public Radio.
Another argument for right to work is Missouri will be able to compete with the neighboring states that have right-to-work.
“Our entire focus in the right-to-work fight was really about being able to advertise Missouri as a right-to-work state,” according to Ray McCarty, president of Associated Industries of Missouri, which represents many manufacturers in Missouri. He also downplayed its effect on unions. “We found that in other states that have adopted right to work, it hasn’t really been the death knell that the unions thought it would be. But more it is about unions having to provide something of value to their members and proving their worth to their members,” he said.
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