Labor Reform Policy: 50 State Factsheets

by Gretchen Baldau, Alan Jernigan, Jonathan Williams & Lee Schalk


This publication provides a snapshot of the labor policies in each state in order to give workers, businesses, and lawmakers a resource to understand how these policies are inhibiting or protecting worker freedom and flexibility. It also includes trusted policy solutions developed by ALEC’s Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development Task Force to expand worker and workplace freedom.

As Americans consider options for pursuing their goals, they can use this publication to determine if a specific state is the correct option for them. Businesses can use this resource for determining which states prioritize policies that welcome skilled workers. Finally, for American lawmakers, the factsheets can assist in identifying existing protections for labor choice and areas for improvement.
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