Two major unions are fighting transparency

By Daniel G. Newman, Contra Costa Times

Unions have been vocal about the negative effects of Citizens United on democracy, correctly pointing out how the unlimited secret spending that it unleashed on campaigns has drowned out the voices of working families.

Teachers pay price for leaving union

By Mary C. Tillotson, Watchdog.org

A California teachers who want to opt out of supporting the teachers union’s political lobbying is now without professional liability insurance or a contract vote, even though those provisions are part of collective bargaining.