Posts Tagged ‘Ohio Education Association’

‘We Are Ohio’ now 100% union-funded

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Every contribution this year to union front We Are Ohio’s political action committee (PAC) has come from a labor union, the group’s July semiannual campaign finance report reveals.
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Ohio union rep’s vacation halts teacher negotiations

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ELYRIA, Ohio – Elyria City Schools classes resume in two weeks, but the district hasn’t reached a contract with teachers because the local Ohio Education Association (OEA) rep halted negotiations this summer to take a five-week vacation.
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The teacher tax: Union takes $700/year from Ohio educators

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Teachers in school districts organized by the Ohio Education Association (OEA) are charged $703.33 per year for union membership, and can be forced to pay $688.67 in annual “fair share” fees if they decline to join the union.
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Ohio teachers near class-action settlement in suit against union

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Current and former Ohio teachers may soon be eligible for a partial refund of the “fair share” dues they have been forced to pay the Ohio Education Association (OEA) as a condition of working in a school where the union has a collective bargaining contract.
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Forthcoming Obamacare insurance tax a threat to public school budgets

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MARIETTA, Ohio – In case there wasn’t enough confusion surrounding America’s new health care law, school leaders in Ohio’s Marietta City school district are warning that a new “Obamacare” tax could put the district in a financial bind once it takes effect in 2018.
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