Posts Posts by: "clj"

Oregon is a Model 3 teacher bargaining state.  That means, prior to the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation’s Janus decision, teachers and other education personnel were mostly either forced to become a member of a teacher union and endure their exclusive representation power, or pay dues to an unwanted union, as an…(Read More)

Florida Education Association (FEA) teacher and other union officials have backed off on a lawsuit challenging HB 7055.  This House Bill requires teacher unions to be recertified if their dues-paying membership falls below half in any given district.  While the bill is a step in the right direction, it does not remove exclusive representation…(Read More)

Citizens of Illinois District 46 have been subjected to a teacher strike which began on Thursday, November 7, 2019.   Teacher union officials last led a strike in 2013 when their demands were not granted by the school board.  Russell Lisau has the story in No classes, extracurricular activities, after-school programs or before…(Read More)