“We Are Ohio” Stays Together To Fight Right-To-Work Amendment

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From left, Veronica Petree, Mike Patrick and Jim Adkins of "We Are Ohio" announce the group's plan to stay together to fight against a proposal to let unionized employees opt out of union dues.(Photo: Ohio Public Radio)
From left, Veronica Petree, Mike Patrick and Jim Adkins of "We Are Ohio" announce the group's plan to stay together to fight against a proposal to let unionized employees opt out of union dues.(Photo: Ohio Public Radio)

Remember that labor-backed group that helped convince Ohio voters last year to repeal a new law that slashed the negotiating clout of public employee unions? The group, “We are Ohio,” says it’s sticking together to wage a fight against another proposal that could cut union power. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports it may not be this year, but sometime in the next couple years, another bitter ideological fight is looming.

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