Right-to-work is wrong for union bosses

By   /  January 22, 2015  /  Labor, Missouri, National, New Mexico, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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When labor unions insist right-to-work laws are “wrong,” what they really mean is right-to-work laws are wrong for union bosses.

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Union bosses claim right-to-work kills

By   /  January 15, 2015  /  Alabama, Kentucky, Labor, Missouri, National, New Mexico, News, Ohio, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Workers with the freedom to opt out of paying union bosses are more likely to die on the job, according to one of the nation’s largest labor unions.

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The five worst school choice moments in 2014

By   /  December 30, 2014  /  Education, Florida, Louisiana, Missouri, National, New York, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The problems school choice programs faced in 2014 weren’t new.

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Blue states jumped on tax-cut bandwagon in 2014

By   /  December 18, 2014  /  Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, National, New York, News, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Taxes, Uncategorized, Virginia, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

BLUE TO RED: New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for $2 billion in tax relief for property and business owners last January. Then again, it was an election year.

 
 
By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org
With Wisconsin leading the way, 14 states enacted “significant, broad-based tax cuts” in 2014, according to a report released Wednesday.
Surprisingly, several states controlled by Democrats made the American Legislative Exchange Council list. Then again, 2014 was an election year.
The blue states that made the cut were:
Minnesota: The Democratic stronghold “bowed to economic […]

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Ferguson officials charge inflated fees for access to public documents

By   /  September 30, 2014  /  Abuse of power, Local Government, Local News, Missouri, Open Records, Watchdog Arena  /  No Comments

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Press organizations investigating the Michael Brown incident are being charged incredibly high fees for public records by the city of Ferguson, Missouri.

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State, local laws force public employees to pay labor unions

By   /  September 24, 2014  /  Kentucky, Labor, Michigan, Missouri, National, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

LEFT IN THE DARK: The Democracy Alliance is the champion of liberal 'Dark Money.'

Taxpayer money goes to mandatory union “fair share” or “agency” fees in Washington, D.C. and 23 U.S. states.

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