Blame Monopolistic Unionism For Port Authority’s Outrageous Fees

On June 10, 2016, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. a joint venture between the Empire and Garden States, controls a substantial share of the transportation infrastructure in the New York City region, including bridges, tunnels, airports and seaports. As Steven Malanga of the Manhattan Institute reports in a new article for the MI-published City Journal,  today […]

Union Boss-Negotiated Pension Plans Are a Bad Deal For Most Teachers

On September 7, 2013, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

Teacher pensions are a bad deal for teachers – Public Sector Inc … A new study prepared for the Manhattan Institute (MI) by Marcus Winters and Josh McGee, and summarized in a post last week for the MI’s Public Sector Inc. blog (see the link above),  adds to the mountain of evidence that union officials who purport […]

Big Labor-Controlled Government Payrolls Still Bloated

On September 7, 2012, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

‘Framing’ Prevents Needed Stimulus – Economic View – Shiller on government jobs: who’s “framing” whom? – Public Sector In the 2012 elections, Big Labor’s #1 objective is ensuring that state and local government payrolls, of which 42% are under union monopoly-bargaining control, continue to grow at the expense of private-sector payrolls, of which fewer […]