Teachers Unions Flunked Their Midterms

By Allysia Finley, The Wall Street Journal

Teachers unions took a drubbing on Tuesday after spending more than $100 million to try to elect their allies and steamroll education reformers. Like good Democratic team members, now the unions are blaming President Obama for their sweeping losses while taking credit for their few slim, hard-fought wins.

2014 Election Aftermath

By Vincent Vernuccio, Mackinac Center for Public Policy

Yesterday’s election was not so much a referendum on labor reform as yet another reminder that when elected officials protect freedom and taxpayers they do not need to fear the wrath of the union political juggernaut.