By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Restaurant Opportunities Center, a union front and ACORN knockoff, is extending its reach by targeting 100 cities for protests Thursday.Read More →
By Eric Boehm | PA Independent
Shoppers on Black Friday are probably more interested in finding the best deals on the hottest holiday toys than getting a crash course in progressive politics, but groups targeting Walmart and other major retailers have other plans.Read More →
By Tom Steward | Watchdog Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Now you see it, now you don’t — or do you?
For months, a $50,000 contract for the union-affiliated group Child Care Providers Together to provide informational seminars for families and other child care providers was axed from the proposed Ramsey County 2014-15 budget.
But it didn’t stay cut.
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE, N.M. — A teacher evaluation plan promoted by Gov. Susana Martinez has sparked protests from some educators and unions accusing Martinez and the Public Education Department of being anti-teacher.
Martinez defended her reform measures, telling New Mexico Watchdog, “I’m so pro-teacher it’s not even funny.”
The Republican governor and PED Secretary-designate Hanna [...]