At $125k a year, labor leader closer to the 1 percent than working class

By   /  September 12, 2014  /  Montana, News  /  No Comments

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Life at the top has its perks. Just ask Eric Feaver, the head of the MEA-MFT, Montana’s largest labor union.

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EPA’s power plan snubs Montana’s state-led improvements

By   /  September 11, 2014  /  Energy and Environment, Federal Government, Montana, Regulations, State Government, U.S. House, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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Under the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, the agency may view Montana’s regulatory progress as a glass half-empty.

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Gun rights a major hurdle for Democratic U.S. Senate candidate in Montana

By   /  September 5, 2014  /  Montana, Politics, Politics & Elections, State House, State Politics, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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Curtis voted anti-gun on 23 of 24 opportunities. For that, she scored a miserable 2.6%. A 59% score would have earned her an “F” on gun issues.

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Meet the radical revolutionary running for U.S. Senate in Montana

By   /  August 26, 2014  /  Montana, News  /  No Comments

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Montana Democrats needed a savior to help them score an unlikely victory for one of the state’s U.S. Senate seats.

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Why labor unions are more like Miley Cyrus and Lindsay Lohan than you realize

By   /  August 12, 2014  /  Montana, National, News  /  No Comments

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By Dustin Hurst | Watchdog.org
BOISE, Idaho — With their grip on power in modern American culture slipping daily, the country’s labor unions will try anything to to hold onto their dominion and relevance.
No, really. Anything. Anything at all.
Defending academic plagiarism? Check. Threatening dissenters? Yup. Tricking its own members to keep them funnelling cash to the bosses? [...]

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Teachers union dismisses senator’s alleged plagiarism

By   /  July 31, 2014  /  Montana, News  /  No Comments

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By Michael Mattson | WatchdogWire.com
Plagiarism is the most ancient form of defaulting on a student loan.
Eric Fever, president of the Montana Education Association-Montana Federation of Teachers, is defending U.S. Sen. John Walsh, D-Mont., amid the political fallout from recent allegations of plagiarism.
MEA-MFT claims it is the largest labor union in the state of Montana, boasting [...]

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