Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Malanga on California's Government Unions

Steven Malanga on California's government unions, including the teachers' union:

http://city-journal.org/2010/20_2_california-unions.html (City Journal, Spring 2010, "The Beholden State")

You wouldn't think that a public school teacher could possibly be an enemy of private enterprise and fiscal responsibility, but the rank-and-file don't usually dictate policy to their union bosses. Also, political discourse has become so hostile, no large entity seems to be fighting over the middle ground, where common sense resides.

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