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Kicked Out of County, Darth Union Strikes Back

Warren81 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 10:27 AM
Why would the unions want well educated voters??
AmyDB Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 11:08 AM
good question Warren.
You would however think they'd want well educated tax payers so they get better jobs & can pay more taxes.

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...