Throngs Fill Michigan’s Capitol to Protest Union-Dues Bills

Throngs Fill Michigan’s Capitol to Protest Union-Dues Bills

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Demonstrators carry signs during a protest outside the Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan, on Dec. 11, 2012. Chanting labor supporters flooded the Capitol to protest Republican efforts to prohibit mandatory union dues in the home state of the United Auto Workers Union and the three largest U.S. automakers.