Ohio’s Turn…

Whatever happened to the respect that civil servants like teachers, fire fighters, police officers, et al used to get when they went on strike or disputed an issue pertinent to their jobs or salaries?  Congressman Tim Ryan of Ohio puts it all into perspective: The Randi Rhodes Show The Ohio State Senate has just passed… More Ohio’s Turn…

Breaking News – Wisconsin Capitol Updates By writechic – Great News!

Writechic is a frequent commenter on this site.  Her website is worth checking out!   Writechic has some great news and I wanted to share it with you: #1 by writechic on February 27, 2011 – 7:27 PM I’ve been reading a live stream and tweets from Wisconsin. A police spokeswoman says there won’t be arrests.  … More Breaking News – Wisconsin Capitol Updates By writechic – Great News!

What’s Happening in Wisconsin Explained

Now that the public service workers have conceded to two of the three demands Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker presented for their State Budget, the only thing left on the table is taking away “collective bargaining” for the unions.   Scott said this was all about saving money for the state.  Yet, if he refuses to omit the collective… More What’s Happening in Wisconsin Explained