Sorry, NEA Union Lawyers, Supreme Court Has Already Admitted That Monopoly Bargaining Strips Union Nonmembers of ‘Valuable . . . Rights’

On July 20, 2015, in NILRR Research, by Stan Greer

For more than 70 years, federal courts have concocted an array of excuses to avoid finding  as unconstitutional federal and state statutes that force employers to recognize a single union as the monopoly-bargaining agent of all their front-line employees, including employees who choose not to join the union, on matters concerning pay, benefits, and work […]

NEA Union Lawyers, Meet the NEA Representative Assembly

On July 5, 2015, in News Clips, by Stan Greer

Any educator, parent, or other concerned citizen who wants to know where officers of the National Education Association (NEA) teacher union and its thousands of local and statewide affiliates stand on how employees of K-12 public schools ought to be compensated can learn a great deal by looking at the NEA’s resolutions and other policy […]

‘Schools Already Have Entered Into Mini-Bidding Wars Over Individual Teachers’

On May 6, 2013, in News Clips, Right To Work, by Stan Greer

Wage freeze for teachers starting to melt | Wausau Daily Herald …   Back in the early 1960’s, American Federation of Teachers (AFT/AFL-CIO) union pioneers Dave Selden and Al Shanker crafted a teacher pay system that is now dominant in school districts across America.  In unionized school systems, AFT-affiliated and other teacher union bosses routinely resist changes […]

President Obama, Union Bosses Shed Crocodile Tears Over Math-Science Teacher Shortage

On November 2, 2012, in News Clips, Right To Work, by Stan Greer

Daily Kos: President Obama’s remarks at Green Bay, WI, campaign … NEA Recognizes Need for STEM Teachers – Michigan Capitol …   As Election Day nears, one of the few specific second-term initiatives President Obama is campaigning on is to “recruit 100,000 math and science teachers so that high-tech, high-wage jobs aren’t created in China, they’re created right here in […]