Teachers Take Union Dues to Supreme Court

By Allie Bidwell, US News & World Report

A group of public schoolteachers on Monday petitioned the Supreme Court to hear a challenge to laws allowing teachers unions to require dues from nonmembers who disagree with union positions and policies.

Cuomo Takes On the Teachers Unions

By Jason Riley, The Wall Street Journal

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal, announced Wednesday, includes startlingly ambitious education reforms that would expand charter schools, improve teacher tenure rules and implement an education tax credit program to help low-income families attend private schools.