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Demonstrators crowd in to the rotunda inside the Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan, on Dec. 11, 2012.

Photograph by Jeff Kowalsky/Bloomberg

Demonstrators crowd in to the rotunda inside the Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan, on Dec. 11, 2012.

Union Member: `Civil War’ in Michigan’s Right to Work Debate

As an estimated 10,000 people surrounded the Michigan Statehouse today, an Americans for Prosperity white tent was ripped down and tables overturned, with supporters of labor awaiting action on right-to-work laws inside. The Capitol in Lansing was ringed with protestors,...

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Chrysler Group LLC employees work on a 2013 Dodge Dart in Belvidere, Illinois.

Photograph by Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Chrysler Group LLC employees work on a 2013 Dodge Dart in Belvidere, Illinois.

Obama Can Eat Steak in Illinois Home to Chrysler Plant

If President Barack Obama’s campaign decides to make a stop in the industrial town of Belvidere, Illinois, before November, there are thousands of auto workers ready to treat him to a steak dinner. Chrysler Group LLC’s factory in Belvidere, a...

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