Connecticutt Government Unions Take the Cake – and Everything Else

On January 10, 2013, in News Clips, by CLJ

Connecticutt government unions and binding arbitration have conspired to deplete the state’s coffers through monopoly bargaining benefits.  A stunning look at what taxpayers lose through binding arbitration.  Zarchary Janowski has the story in Publicsectorinc.org. In the aftermath of Hurricane Irene in 2011, more than 100 Connecticut state employees fraudulently applied for disaster food aid meant to […]

Not a firing offense: drinking, smoking pot, endangering people, child abuse

On December 20, 2012, in News Clips, by CLJ

Jillian Kay Melchior, National Review Online, writes about the union intimidation tactics union bosses used to further their goals when they do not get what they want in negotiations.  An excellent reason to abolish monopoly bargaining and exclusive representation.  The trouble in Connecticut began last year, when Healthbridge Management tried to negotiate a new contract […]