On the day the Wisconsin State Senate passed Right to Work legislation, Media Trackers caught protesters verbally assaulting police and state senators.
Despite years of campaign positioning against illegal immigration, touting votes against the Dream Act, and repeatedly assuring Montanans of his support for strong border controls, in the last few weeks U.S. Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) has repeatedly sided with Senate Democrats in blocking Dept. of Homeland Security funding which excludes executive amnesty funding.
According to union data recently reported to the U.S. Department of Labor, the Milwaukee Newspaper Guild – the union representing many newsroom employees of Wisconsin’s largest newspaper – may be the poster child of what happens when employees find no value in a labor union.
Proponents of the controversial Common Core state standards are now using fiscal reasons to push back against two bills — HB 377 and HB 501 — in the Montana legislature that target the implementation of the standards by arguing that the bills “could” jeopardize federal funding for schools.
Day 3 highlights of the debate over Wisconsin’s Right to Work legislation.
Just four years after unions were able to gather crowds nearing 100,000 to protest Wisconsin’s Act 10, Wisconsin unions have been hard pressed to get crowds anywhere near that level to protest pending Right to Work legislation. Media Trackers was at the statehouse on Tuesday to catch video of their attempts to fight the bill.
Highlights from day 2 of the debate over Wisconsin’s Right to Work legislation.
Montana Democratic Secretary of State Linda McCulloch told lawmakers on Friday that “the onus is on the voter” and not elections officials when asked who ensures the integrity of Montana’s elections at a hearing of the State Administration Committee.
On the day Right to Work legislation was formally introduced in Wisconsin, union members and supporters gathered in Milwaukee to protest the bill and what they claim is an attack on their rights. Media Trackers was there to video the interesting list of speakers.
Evening highlights from day 1 of Wisconsin’s Right to Work debate.