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MTI Organizations
Wisconsin

Public Sector Union Still Doesn’t Get It

In a bizarre press release issued by the plaintiffs on the losing end of the Wisconsin Supreme Court’s 5-2 ruling upholding Governor Scott Walker’s Act 10, Madison Teachers Inc. Executive Director John Matthews demonstrated just how disconnected he is from the issue of Act 10 and collective bargaining. In an all capitalized press release, Matthews bashes Wisconsin Supreme Court […]

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Montana

Greenpeace Flies Gas-Powered Blimp Over Billings

Last weekend, Billings residents were treated to the sight of a large airship carrying the message “Stop dirty coal exports” and “Keep our coal in the ground” flying over the city. While the blimp carried an anti-fossil fuel message, it turns out that its own engines are powered by aviation gasoline, and its burners use propane.

mea-mft Organizations
Montana

Montana Union Boss: Plagiarism Better than Creationism

Montana’s largest teacher’s union, MEA-MFT, is sticking up for appointed U.S. Sen. John Walsh (D-MT) as a plagiarism scandal threatens to sink his campaign, with its president saying that he is far more worried about Walsh’s opponent — Republican Congressman Steve Daines — winning the Senate seat than Walsh plagiarizing a graduate school paper.