Michigan Legislature Passes “Right-to-Work” Legislation; Conservative Steven Crowder Gets Punched by Pro-Union Activists – Raw Video 12/11/12
Here is raw video of conservative comedian Steven Crowder being punched in the face in Michigan by pro-union activists as he protested in favor of the “Right-to-Work” legislation that was passed today by the Michigan Legislature. Faced with the likelihood of defeat, and with Crowder asking them why they were so against giving more choice to Michigan workers, Crowder was punched in the face even as a tent set up for “Right-to-Work” supporters was knocked down:
WASHINGTON POST: The Michigan Legislature gave final approval Tuesday to a bitterly contested right-to-work plan limiting the power of unions, a devastating and once unthinkable defeat for organized labor in a state considered a cradle of the movement.
Unswayed by Democrats’ pleas and thousands of protesters inside and outside the state Capitol, the House approved two final bills, sending them on to Republican Gov. Rick Snyder. One dealt with private sector workers, the other with government employees. Both measures cleared the Senate last week.
Snyder is expected to sign the measures into law as early as Wednesday that would make Michigan the 24th state with right-to-work laws, which ban requirements that nonunion employees pay unions for negotiating contracts and other services. . . . Read More