June 25, 2022

Teachers unions prioritize ‘radical social and political agendas,’ alienating parents: report

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) and National Education Association (NEA) have embraced “radical social and political agendas” and ramped up funding for political causes in recent years, likely contributing to the backlash at school board meetings across the country, according to a new report. “Teachers unions […]

Not So Fast: Connecticut Unions Say Vaccine Mandates Must Be Negotiated

Connecticut’s public sector unions say any potential state mandates for coronavirus vaccinations must be negotiated at the bargaining table. The Connecticut Examiner reported Saturday the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 4, which represents 30,000 Connecticut residents, said in a statement: It is our position that employers must bargain the impact…

Democrat Abigail Spanberger Flip-Flops in Favor of Allowing Illegal Aliens to Join Labor Unions

Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA) voted Tuesday against a motion that would have blocked labor unions from encouraging illegal aliens to join labor unions. Spanberger voted in favor of this motion last year. Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN), the chairman of the Republican Study Committee, unveiled a motion to recommit on the Protecting the Right to Organize…

‘Sold Out America’s Children To The Teachers Unions’: Trump Rips Biden Admin For Failing To Reopen Schools

February 28, 2021 9:47 PM ET Former President Donald Trump used his remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) to take a swipe at President Joe Biden for failing to reopen schools. Trump said that there was no reason for students not to be back in their classrooms, saying that the only reason many…

Biden Upset Trade Unions By Scrapping The Keystone Pipeline, But Sided With Teachers Unions Against The Reopening Of Schools

Though President Joe Biden campaigned on his strong union support, his administration has not backed them consistently and has adopted policies that have upset leaders of some of the largest in the country. Biden pledged throughout his campaign that he would scrap the Keystone XL pipeline if elected. But trade and pipefitter unions where nonetheless…

Lori Lightfoot Demands A Deal From Chicago Teachers Unions

Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot called out the teachers union in a Thursday press conference, demanding that they reach a deal that would put students back in schools. Lightfoot said that, after dozens of meetings, the Chicago Teachers Union’s failure to come up with a deal had once again left students and parents scrambling to…

BREAKING: Big Blow To Democrats: SCOTUS Rules Against Public Sector Unions.

On Wednesday, in a decision that was a major blow to public sector and teachers’ unions, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of a public sector employee who refused to join a public union and objected to paying a union fee that was automatically deducted from his paycheck every month under the union’s contract. As […]

Unions Gave More Than $1.1 Billion to Democrats, Liberal Groups

From 2010 to 2016 alone, unions sent more than $1.1 billion in member dues to anti-Republican advocacy groups, a nonprofit union transparency organization says. “For decades, union officials have betrayed working Americans by spending their dues dollars to advance a left-wing political agenda—without prior approval,” Luka Ladan, communications director for the Center for Union Facts, […]

Scalia’s Loss on Supreme Court Wins Unions Major Victory

In a stunning show of just how pivotal was the death of the late Justice Antonin Scalia, the Supreme Court deadlocked on Tuesday, handing labor unions a perhaps temporary but telling victory. This will likely solidify the opposition of Senate Republicans to holding hearings for any successor to the late justice. The court broke 4-4 […]

Of Course: Hillary Won’t Say If Unions Protect Bad Teachers, Demands More Tax Money – VIDEO

In case you missed it over the weekend, Democrat Hillary Clinton and socialist Bernie Sanders participated in one of the final presidential primary debates of the season in Flint, Michigan. Clinton, who has been endorsed by two of the largest teacher unions in the country, refused to acknowledge union rules protect bad teachers and therefore […]

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