Government Unions Fool the Public
Ed Ring counts the ways government employee unions try to portray themselves as underdogs.
California’s public sector unions collect and spend well over $1.0 billion per year. When you have that much money, you can hire thousands of skilled professionals to wage campaigns, litigate, lobby, negotiate, and communicate. You can hire the best public relations firms money can buy. You can commission research studies that spin facts to support your agenda. You can silence voices of dissent, voices of reason, voices of reform, with an avalanche of misinformation. And it works.
Here, then, for what it’s worth, is a list of some of the biggest deceptions and misleading claims made by California’s government unions.
1 – Government unions are protecting the middle class.