on Friday, March 25th, 2016 in Unions
Rebecca Friedrichs, a third-grade teacher in the Savanna School District, which serves portions of northwest Orange County, is the lead plaintiff in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, a lawsuit brought by several teachers that challenged the hegemonic power of their union to collect fees from non-union members. The challenge, made on First Amendment grounds, could […]
on Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 in Unions
TUSTIN, Calif. – The alliance between government unions and America’s overbuilt financial sector is one of the most unreported stories of our time.
on Friday, July 3rd, 2015 in Unions
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The University of California (UC) is implementing major changes to their retirement system to address its $12.1 billion unfunded liability, which has been cited as the driving factor behind recent tuition hikes.
on Thursday, February 12th, 2015 in Unions
ANAHEIM, Calif. – What would you say to someone who displayed extraordinary courage and initiative to stand up for a law you wrote?
on Monday, December 1st, 2014 in Uncategorized
TUSTIN, Calif. – The question everyone should be asking, especially the managers of public employee pension funds, is how much longer our can economy run on zero percent (adj. for inflation) interest rates, quantitative easing, and deficit spending.
on Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 in Other News, Unions
TUSTIN, Calif. –Before anyone gets out the balloons and starts celebrating the Harris vs. Quinn decision too much, step back, sober up, and reflect on the scope of what happened, and where it puts us in this war.
on Thursday, June 12th, 2014 in Other News, Reform
LOS ANGELES – The California Teachers Association is the most powerful special interest in California.