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Unions Tell Taxpayers: “We have no confidence in you.”

grannykk Wrote: Sep 22, 2012 9:37 AM
This is a despicable situation. Let them strike, and then have churches set up schools with volunteers as teachers. There are MANY retirees who can help kids learn to read and do math. These professional teachers are simply acting like spoiled children.

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.

The “or else?”


Never mind making communities whole; those communities can never be whole under Obama.

As cash-strapped municipalities deal with declining tax revenues and too-rosy assumptions made by administrators and union officials, teachers unions are stamping their feet, holding their breath and...