Collective Bargaining Category Archive

  • What Does Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker Really Want?

    One Wisconsin Now, the progressive watchdog group that has provided the closest monitoring of Walker’s budgetary gamesmanship, explains: “Since his inauguration in early January, Walker has approved $140 million in new special-interest

    Unions, 02/16/2011
  • Massive Backlash to Anti-Union Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker

    Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now, joined Ed Schultz to talk about the dramatic growth in the number of people opposing Gov. Scott Walker's anti-union bill.

    MSNBC, 02/16/2011
  • Walker’s Budget Scheme: Undemocratic, Unbalanced, Potentially Unconstitutional

    Gov. Scott Walker’s scheme to allow the government to take away the rights of Wisconsin workers is part of an unbalanced and potentially unconstitutional proposal that would add at least $30 million to the state’s credit card and allow the Governor’s health agency director to slash health care access and raise costs without the approval of the legislature.

    One Wisconsin Now, 02/14/2011
  • Walker’s Budget Roils State Politics and Government

    Scot Ross of the liberal group One Wisconsin Now said no governor has used the military against public employees as far back as the 1930’s. He said current events show “just how..., 02/14/2011
  • Misconceptions Spread Over National Guard’s Role in Walker Budget Proposal

    “No Wisconsin Governor has deployed the military against public employees as far back as the 1930s, showing just how radical the steps are that Gov. Walker is taking to consolidate his power,”...

    Wisconsin State Journal, 02/13/2011
  • More Than 5,000 Immediately Respond to Walker Petition Denouncing Governor’s Undemocratic Governmental Takeaway of Rights

    Gov. Scott Walker’s efforts to use the government to take away the rights of workers across Wisconsin has generated more than 5,000 petition signers in less than one day from all corners of Wisconsin to demand state legislators reject Walker’s undemocratic plan.

    One Wisconsin Now, 02/13/2011