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5,200 Milwaukee Teachers Took 92,691 Days Off Last Year and Other Shocking Facts from Its Union Contract

Robert341 Wrote: Apr 11, 2012 12:41 PM
Despite having pulmonary fibrosis, an eventually-terminal illness, I haven’t missed a day in several years because I was too sick to work, though I do take 3-5 days a year for doctor’s appointments and tests. And I’ve lost vacation days every year for the last four years. But to be fair, I’m not a government union worker. I can see where that would make one ill. I will link to this from my Old Jarhead blog. Robert A. Hall Author: The Coming Collapse of the American Republic All royalties go to help wounded veterans For a free PDF of my book, write tartanmarine(at)gmail.com

 

EAGnews.org is releasing a series of stunning reports to show taxpayers exactly how our dollars are being spent in government schools.  We repeatedly hear from the education establishment that school coffers are being raided, requiring teachers to be laid off and programs to be cut.  We hear schools are on the brink of bankruptcy and are operating on shoe-string budgets.

But local media outlets have long been derelict in telling citizens how the billions of K-12 dollars are really being spent.  How can taxpayers determine if schools actually do need more money if no...