Steve Tilley http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Former House Speaker Now Lobbying Against 'Right To Work' http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-house-speaker-now-lobbying-against-right-work <p>When Republican Steve Tilley was speaker of the Missouri House, he flatly told fellow Republicans that he would not bring up any bills to make Missouri a "right-to-work" state.</p><p>At the time, Tilley said publicly that he viewed the issue as too divisive and potentially destructive to Missouri Republicans. He also discounted the arguments of "right-to-work" advocates who said that such a law would create jobs.</p><p>Now, the Missouri AFL-CIO has hired Tilley as a lobbyist to block this session’s "right-to-work" efforts of his successor, Speaker Tim Jones, R-Eureka.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 19:59:21 +0000 Jo Mannies 33391 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Former House Speaker Now Lobbying Against 'Right To Work' Politically Speaking: Steve Tilley On His Time In The House, Becoming A Lobbyist And More http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-steve-tilley-his-time-house-becoming-lobbyist-and-more <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Every week, St. Louis Public Radio’s Chris McDaniel joins the St. Louis Beacon’s Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum to talk about the week’s politics.</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 18:06:16 +0000 Chris McDaniel 29498 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: Steve Tilley On His Time In The House, Becoming A Lobbyist And More