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Teacher's Unions Earn "F" for Wisconsin Recall Abuse

D G Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 11:15 AM
I heard Chicago teachers may go on strike soon. Could be interesting.
dahni Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 12:23 PM
How could we tell if they did go on strike?
Lance61 Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 11:22 AM
A positive thing, as the students spend a little less time with the c0mmunists!
Henry VIII Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 11:17 AM
Yep, they want a 30 percent increase or they strike.
Publius4254 Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 11:17 AM
Wonder what the Ballerina will do about that.
Henry VIII Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 11:25 AM
He offered them 3 percent...we'll see what happens. Apparently the teachers union didn't get the Wisconsin memo.
Roy323 Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 4:56 PM
Had to think about the "ballerina" for a Minute-was Emanuel actually a dancer or merely Studied it? Either way, I won't hire him.
They really outdid themselves. In Wisconsin and across the nation, public school employee unions spared no kiddie human shields in their battle against GOP Gov. Scott Walker's budget and pension reforms. Students were the first and last casualties of the ruthless Big Labor war against fiscal discipline.

To kick off the yearlong protest festivities, the Wisconsin Education Association Council led a massive "sickout" of educators and other government school personnel. The coordinated truancy action -- tantamount to an illegal strike -- cost taxpayers an estimated $6 million. Left-wing doctors assisted the campaign by supplying fake medical excuse notes to teachers who ditched...