NEA’S $132 MILLION INFLUENCE SPREE

By RiShawn Biddle, Dropoutnation.net

The National Education Association just filed its 2013-2014 LM-2 filing with the U.S. Department of Labor, and once again, it spent big to preserve its declining influence over education policymaking.

Teachers Unions Don’t Represent All Teachers

By John Greet, Long Beach Post

As reported here, 10 current members of the California Teachers Association (CTA) are suing that labor union, a state-level affiliate of the National Education Association (NEA), alleging, among other things, that “compulsory unionism is a violation of (their) constitutional right to freedom of speech and association.”