Can Public Sector Union Power Ever Be Stopped?

By Edward Ring
Imagine you’re hoping to support a candidate for local office who will enact reforms that will improve your city, maybe even save it. Someone who will fight tirelessly to eliminate work rules that force agencies to hire more people than are actually necessary. Someone who will insist that incompetent public employees are fired. Someone who...

TAGS: Janus vs AFSCME, public sector union power

The Biggest Dupes in the History of the World

By Edward Ring
Last week the California Policy Center released a new study that compared the average full-career government pension to the average annual earnings of a full-time private sector worker. Not surprisingly, at least for anyone paying attention, ex-government workers make 26% more than people make in the private sector who are still working. The average government...

TAGS: Left wing, public sector union power