On March 9, 2015, Wisconsin became the 25th state in the U.S. to enact a so-called right-to-work law, which prevents private-sector unions from making agreements with employers requiring all employees to pay union dues.

Tap on any state for additional details about when the state adopted its right-to-work law.

Source: National Conference of State Legislatures, Wisconsin State Journal

Nick Heynen was the online editor for the Wisconsin State Journal and managed the newspaper's social media accounts until 2018. A Maryland native transplanted to Wisconsin, he joined the paper in 2007 as data reporter.