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Kicked Out of County, Darth Union Strikes Back

DauTieng59 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 12:33 AM
Boards of Education need to look to Ronald Reagan and the striking Air Traffic Controllers as a precedent. There are thousands of recent college graduates looking foe ANY job and would stand in a line like they were giving away i-pods for a teacher's job. They might need a bit of time to get their teaching certificate but would probably do as well as a hackneyed teacher can.

All over the country, union leaders are demanding that communities cough up extra cash to help “make teachers whole.” And unions around the country are testing the waters with teachers by asking teachers in budget stricken districts to vote “no confidence” in the community to send a message to taxpayers to cough up cash or else.

Note: This is an important update to a previous story about one county that kicked out it's public employees' union.     

The “or else?”


In Chicago, the teachers strike was preceded, as it has been elsewhere, by a token “vote of no confidence” circulated by the Chicago Teachers Union, an...