He insists that he's not running for president, but his vetoes of the fringiest measures suggest otherwise.
Despite only spending a few years in the classroom, taxpayers could end up shelling out over $200,000 in a public pension for AFT president Randi Weingarten.
Teachers unions, police unions, and prison guard unions have inordinate control over public policy, and California is suffering the consequences.
The former head of the NYPD and the LAPD talks about how bad leadership creates police brutality and why he's still against pot legalization.
San Antonio's city manager said the case illustrated how hard it is to fire employees, but it also shows how hard it is for them to stay fired.
Amendment 1 would grant public workers collective bargaining power over just about anything that affects them, ignoring the will of voters and lawmakers.
Having a city council secretly dominated by people with racist views is troubling, but having an entire political system controlled by one special interest group is also scandalous.
Educational freedom is good for everybody but unions, bureaucrats, and the education establishment.
Two Cops Will Not Face Discipline For Pushing a 75-Year-Old to the Ground. You Can Thank the Police Union.
The ordeal highlights how collective bargaining in the public sphere has stacked almost every factor against alleged victims of police misconduct.
Ed Mullins, known for combatively defending bad police behavior and the drug war, charged with wire fraud by the Department of Justice.
Protectionist policies are why the U.S. has few physicians and high prices.
Children are too important to be entrusted to unions or government monopolies.
One of two ballot measures already proposed for 2022 in California takes on some of the most powerful special interests in state politics.
Ed Mullins is innocent until proven guilty—a distinction he often didn’t extend to others.
Gov. Gavin Newsom signed S.B. 2 into law, despite some objections from police unions.
Will Illinois Give Government Worker Unions a Constitutional Right To Overrule Laws They Don't Like?
Taking the "public" out of public service
Lawmakers have reportedly taken any changes to qualified immunity off the table.
As it turns out, state and local tax revenues hardly collapsed.
Every time cops denounce reform efforts it is evidence of a win.
Police unions so often protect their own—at the expense of the public.
Salaythis Melvin's family says they want justice.
Once again, it shows just how hard it is to hold bad officers accountable.
Plus: Trans girl sports ban vetoed, Connecticut legalizes marijuana, and more...
It's a regulation-heavy Monday.
A California Man Died After Cops Knelt on His Neck During a Mental Health Call. Then the Department Tried To Hide It.
Angelo Quinto's family has filed a wrongful death claim.
Strategic politicking, police union influence, or both?
Public-sector unions often protect the government at the expense of the people.
It's time for the left and the right to take a hard look at their favorite public-sector unions.
Trump is right that police unions support him more than Biden. That doesn't speak as well of the president as he thinks.
Another example of how powerful the law enforcement lobby is
Americans are being forced to confront the downsides of powerful organized labor in an already miserable year.
Law enforcement lobby holds off bill that would decertify officers who are guilty of misconduct.
New data suggest that school districts in states with stronger teachers unions are significantly less likely to reopen in person this fall.
The decision will make it harder for government employees to abuse and milk the state’s retirement systems.
A federal judge gags the New York Civil Liberties Union, but a media outlet manages to collect and publish a database of misbehaving cops.
No one should be forced to pay for officers who spend their days opposing policing reform and defending bad cops.
Police unions exist to protect cops at the expense of the public.
After George Floyd’s death, the city will bring in outside advisers to recommend changes to make policing more transparent and accountable.
Sometimes a "few bad apples" is systemic rot.