Unions: State of Working Wisconsin 2021

Since bricklayers in Milwaukee formed the state’s first trade union in 1847, organized labor has played a critical role in the economy, securing better wages and working conditions for workers throughout the state.

In part two of four, we’ll discuss how the state’s long history has been undermined by policy over the past decade, which diminishes the power and voice of unions and workers across the state.

Read the full article at: https://workingwi.org/unions/