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If CTU leader and “social justice” thug Karen Lewis is happy and union activists are cheering, you know it’s bad news for everyone else. As you’ve no doubt heard, school is back in session in Chicago after a week of child abandonment. Left-wing Democracy Now reported: “On Tuesday, 800 delegates of the Chicago Teachers Union […]
I told you last week about the possibility of a potentially ruinous longshoremen’s strike at East Coast and Gulf ports this month. As usual, Big Labor refuses to get with the 21st century and adopt much-needed productivity and efficiency rules changes. Talks resumed today. But as the strike deadline — Sept. 30 — closes in, […]
While nearly 400,000 schoolkids remain shut out of their classrooms and parents risk losing their jobs to keep their kids safe, the Alinskyite Chicago teachers’ radicals are living it up. See the latest video at EAGNews after you read my column below. Takeaway quote from protesting teacher: “[T]his is the best I’ve felt in my […]
Yesterday, I gave you an up-close-and-personal look at Chicago Teachers Union radical Karen Lewis. EAGNews has done invaluable groundwork tracking these agitators over the years. Today, they bring exclusive video from the march yesterday that stopped traffic in the Loop. First up: “Che-cago!” Kyle Olson writes: “In the first day of its strike, the Chicago […]
Who’s next? Chicago public school teachers walked off the job today, leaving 350,000 children and their families in the lurch. Close behind, an East Coast and Gulf Coast port shut down could soon follow — wreaking havoc on U.S. retailers and costing American businesses billions in lost revenue and trade. An estimated 14,500 union workers […]
Latest O’Keefe video: Seeking advice from unions on obtaining government funding for hole digging and re-filling service
**Written by Doug Powers There will be no ruling on Obamacare or the Arizona immigration law today, but that doesn’t mean there wasn’t any SCOTUS-related news. This morning, Big Labor’s already bad year took another hit: The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that unions must give nonmembers an immediate chance to object to unexpected fee increases […]
List of those who don’t believe president has constitutional authority to suspend deportations includes… Obama?
“There are laws on the books…”
As fiscal conservatives in Wisconsin and across the country celebrate the triumphs of GOP Gov. Scott Walker and Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and progressive heads EXPLODE, my latest column looks back at the biggest losers in this nasty battle: The public school employee unions. They must be held accountable. Remember in November! *** Teacher’s unions […]
Decision day in Wisconsin: Democratic fleebaggers prepare for the worst; Update: CNN projects Scott Walker as winner; Barrett concedes; ‘Democracy died tonight’ video added
Note: Scroll down for updates This is it. The Badger State goes to the polls today to choose between fiscal responsibility and fiscal ruin. Conservative leadership or Big Labor thuggery. Barack Obama and the union bosses and their DOJ lawyers are on the run and bracing for defeat. GOP Gov. Scott Walker’s chances of survival […]
“Keep it fair! Keep it fair!”
In March, I asked for your help in supporting GOP Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, whose unprecedented recall election battle has been overlooked by the Republican establishment. We were able to give her a considerable boost, but Big Labor is pouring a last-minute infusion of coerced dues-funding into the coffers of her challenger. His name is […]
“Hit her again!”
It’s May Day. I’m occupying my job, how about you? The Occupiers are out wreaking havoc, breaking windows, cursing at cops, and telling everyone else not to work. In other words: Just another day at the office. I mean encampment. Or streets. Or parents’ basement. Or whatever. Twitter follower and cartoonist John Richards sent me […]
Watch this teaser from EAGnews.org about their just-completed investigation into “the links between radical people and organizations and the ‘mainstream’ labor unions that have been the public face of the massive demonstrations, occupation of the capitol and recall efforts of 2011 and 2012. Our research shows there is a much broader agenda at play in […]
GSA officials livin’ large…while taxpayers get soaked The Real GSA Scandal: Job-Killing Big Labor Payoffs by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Stop the presses: Big-spending Democrats are finally up in arms over a federal boondoggle. Details of the U.S. General Services Administration bacchanalia get worse by the day. We’ve graduated from overpriced breakfasts in […]
This week, I called your attention to the Left’s ongoing war on Wisconsin’s brave fiscal conservative leaders. Yesterday, the state’s Government Accountability Board certified the recall elections against top GOP officials. Please spread the word — and thanks to all of you have dug into your pockets to help the recall targets. I published links […]
Scroll for updates… The war on Wisconsin by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Now is the time for all good tea partiers to come to the aid of Wisconsin. Fiscally conservative leaders in the Badger State are under coordinated siege from Big Labor, the White House, the liberal media and the judiciary. The yearlong […]
They said they were going to get in your face. And they meant it. The Fishwrap of Record sends word that union bosses will unleash hundreds of thousands of rank-and-file workers on America in a second attempt to bully voters into putting their man, Barack Obama, in the White House. Lock your doors and hide […]
Photoshop credit: Moonbattery As long as Barack Obama insists on spinning fables about the auto bailout, I will continue to call attention to the forgotten victims and sacrificial lambs who got screwed. Yesterday’s UAW pep rally in Washington was another exercise in reality denial. I’ll say it again: The Right needs to forcefully counter the […]
Denial du jour
The $4 Billion Obamacare Slush Fund for Progressives by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 If you like how the Obama administration’s multibillion-dollar “investments” in bankrupt solar companies have turned out, you’ll love the latest federal loan program to nowhere. It’s the Obamacare loyalty rewards program for progressives. To appease liberal Democrats pushing for the […]
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