Firefighter Union Bill Vetoed

June 5, 2009

The Governor vetoed a pro labor bill yesterday that would've given firefighters the right to form unions and bargain collectively. It's the fourth bill Governor Ritter has vetoed this year and the second pro-labor measure he's vetoed in the last month. Bente Birkeland reports Ritter is facing criticism from his fellow Democrats for the vetoes as a result.

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