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unions versus the public
The Walker Model Gains Momentum in the Midwest

The purple state push for public sector union reform is a good thing for taxpayers and quality of governance.

unions versus the public
DC Metro Gets Costly Slap on the Wrist

Washington DC’s Metro is a disaster. The feds are sick of it.

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Blue Civil War Meets Thin Blue Line

A Chicago policing practice highlights one of the many ways unions put the interests of their members over the interests of the public.

unions versus the public
Kids Lose, Unions Win in California Court

California’s powerful teachers unions have successfully fended off a legal effort to improve education for vulnerable students.

unions versus the public
Hillary Doubles Down on K-12 Status Quo

How a non-socialist rival might have responded to Hillary Clinton’s teachers’ union answer at last night’s debate.

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Blue Civil War in New York’s Jails

A legal appeal by the New York Correction Officers’ Benevolent Association highlights the ongoing clash between unionized public sector workers and the people they are supposed to serve.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

As if holding back America’s schools wasn’t enough….

Pipeline Politics

Still, several hurdles remain for the beleaguered project.

Soft or Hard Landing

It feels like 2015 all over again.

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A more important question than whether the botched health bill passes the House.

Red Tape

Trump is ready to streamline energy regulations, but that won’t be a big help to oil companies’ bottom line.

He Said He Said

All corruption revelations are due to tactical leaking in Russia. So who’s out to get Dmitry Medvedev?

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