Wisconson, Ohio, and unions… oh my

Posted on March 10, 2011


Meanwhile, in Ohio… | Mother Jones.

SB 5 “severely limits my union’s ability to collectively bargain,” Erin said. “It involves jail times and fines for striking. It takes away employers’ incentive to bargain in good faith. Then you’re just at the mercy of your board. It’s not like just because I’m in a union I’m bullying the board into raises. I’ve taken a zero for the last two years.”…

The rheotric painting union workers as contentious, fabulous fat cats, really pisses Erin off. The average Ohio Association of Public School Employee makes a whopping $24,000 a year.

And a few clips from Michael Moore on the Rachel Maddow show