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Teachers union president brags about pushing Walker recall in schools

cheeflo Wrote: Jun 05, 2012 3:09 PM
Of course they can express and conduct themselves according to their political inclinations, but the minute they hand out flyers to schoolchildren, they've crossed a line. They're not allowed to engage in political activity on the public dime -- that includes passing out flyers during school hours and driving people to the polls with publicly-owned school buses. And they're supposed to be teaching during school, not indoctrinating.
Anyone who claims that teachers unions exist to improve public education is misinformed or lying.

The unions have become blatantly political organizations that spend most of their time and resources trying to maintain their domination of public schools and school budgets. When an occassional reformer, like Wisconsion Gov. Scott Walker, comes along and questions their self-serving agendas, they turn into political assasination machines.

And they are not ashamed to use taxpayer-funded schools to push their agendas.

The latest evidence comes from Milwaukee Teachers Education Association President Bob Peterson, who boasted this week about his union's...