Why Michigan May Become a Right-to-Work State

The defeat of Proposal 2 in Michigan might have unleashed forces that the unions can’t hold back.

Shikha Dalmia Reason Magazine 11/13/2012

Unions went for broke in Michigan and they lost big time. But the question now is that will this defeat open the right-to-work floodgates?

Michigan voters soundly defeated Prop 2—a.k.a. the Protect […]

Gov. Scott Walker Wows Crowd at AFP Summit

Warner Todd Huston Publius Forum 8/4/2012

On Friday night Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin spoke before Americans For Prosperity’s event Defending the American Dream Summit and the crowd was loving it, I have to say.

Walker entered the room to a standing ovation and got an even bigger standing O when he finished and his […]

‘Our children aren’t there to be subjects of teachers and teachers unions.’

Althouse 12/10/2011

“But the decisions that have been made in the Madison Metropolitan School District for a mighty long time have been determined by adults getting what they need first before kids.”

Said Kaleem Caire, president of the Urban League of Greater Madison, who has been trying to get approval for the Madison Preparatory Academy, […]

Wisconsin Stops Withholding Unions Dues As Of Today

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 3/28/2011

Guess what? The Legislative Reference Bureau published the Wisconsin budget repair bill Friday, and as the law provides, the Governor is taking the position the law is in effect.

And he’s stopped withholding union dues as of today, even though there are more court hearings tomorrow. From JSOnline:

Gov. […]

Biden to AFL-CIO: You Keep ‘Barbarians from the Gate’

Biden to Union Socialists: You Keep “Barbarians from the Gate”

Trevor Loudon New Zeal 3/21/2011

If you have any doubt at all that the Obama Administration is siding with the labor unions, listen to Vice President Joe Biden on an AFL-CIO phone call March 16, 2011.


Nice business ya got there…shame if somethin’ were to happen to it…

…writes Doug Powers in his post If Ya Can’t Beat ‘Em, Extort ‘Em MichelleMalkin.com 3/12/2011

WTMJ radio has a letter that was apparently sent last week to Wisconsin business owners who supported Scott Walker for governor.

The crux of the threat is as predictable as the sun rising in the east or a visit from […]