Pennsylvania Attacks Government Union Abuses

Two bills in the Pennsylvania legislature could curb two of the more egregious government union abuses currently being perpetrated across the nation. Jessica Barnett, policy analyst with the Commonwealth Foundation of Pennsylvania, explains on pennlive.com.

Should state government help special interest groups collect political campaign donations?

Most Pennsylvanians would instinctively answer “no.” In fact, using government resources for political purposes is illegal for almost everyone. But behind the scenes, government union leaders have been living by a different set of rules, forcing taxpayers to subsidize millions of dollars in partisan campaign spending.