Teachers Unions: Fighting the Bad Fight

Summary: When the Trump Administration nominated school choice advocate and philanthropist Betsy DeVos to serve as Secretary of Education, the backlash was immediate and extreme. And when Los Angeles’s Democratic-leaning electorate went to the polls for school board elections this spring, election spending broke records. Both outcomes were driven by two of the most vicious partisans of the progressive left, America’s teachers unions, the National Education Association (NEA) and…

Unions Make an Offer Illinois Can’t Refuse

Thanks to Big Labor’s political machine, Illinois and California are in a race to see whose economy can go belly-up first – and they’re happy to let their taxpayers foot the bill. Economic insolvency is the catastrophic result of making expensive promises the states cannot keep, euphemistically referred to as “unfunded liabilities.” It’s what George Will calls “the blue-state model” – suicidal tax rates, unmitigated deficit spending, and…

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