Winter 2011-12 Edition
In this issue:
- Parents Forced to Pay Union Dues, Lawmaker Rakes In Health Care Money
- Victims of Smoking Ban Cut Off Politicians
- Ann Arbor Cuts Cops With $1.5 Million Surplus Sitting in Arts Budget
- ad liberties: Government as Santa
- Health Care Workers Vote to Bolt from 'Corrupt' SEIU
- Subsidized Green Energy Company Struggles, Lays Off Workers — Rewards Top Executives
- Former MEA Local Prez: Union May Lose 40% of Members – Including Him – if Teacher Right to Work Passes
- Teacher Right-to-Work Looking Like a Done Deal
- GOP Senator Tries to Save SEIU Healthcare ‘Employer’
- Despite Deficit, Some Dearborn Top Officials Got Boosts in Pay
- Average Lansing Teacher Missed 3.5 Weeks of School Last Year
- Michigan Democrat: Teacher Union Leaders Are 'Disconnected'
- Cop Union Boss Boasts of Beating Lawmakers With Flashlights
- Less Than 0.001 Percent of Tenured Teachers Fired Over Past Five Years
- Grosse Pointe State Rep: Public Schools Must Control 'Who Is Allowed to Attend'
- House Votes to Ban Automatic Dues Deductions For School Unions
- Defined-Contribution Retirement Reform Introduced in Michigan
- Sierra Club’s War on Coal Blamed for 53k Lost Jobs in Michigan
- Train Station with 78 Daily Riders Gets $1 Million in Stimulus Renovations
- Inaccurate Claims Buoy Attacks On Charter Public Schools
- Bureaucrats vs. Parents — Who Should Choose Where Children Are Educated?
- How Corporate Welfare Hurts People
- Pipeline Protest Belies National Security 'Concerns'
- 'Forced Unionization' Brings In $28 Million For SEIU ... And Climbing
- I'm Just a Bill