First Blood On VW’s Floor

By Roy Exum, chattanoogan.com

Volkswagen officials were scheduled to meet with state lawmakers in Nashville today about a $178 million incentive package to expand the Chattanooga assembly plant but apparently there is already “blood on the floor” at the Chattanooga Assembly plant.

Will the teachers unions ever learn?

By Armstrong Williams, The Washington Times

In November the frustrations of Maryland’s voters with their state’s failed Democrat leadership finally boiled over and provided Larry Hogan an upset victory over the Democrats’ chosen candidate, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown.

PA lawmakers revive efforts to close union stalking loophole

By Andrew Staub, PA Independent

A federal jury convicted a once prominent Philadelphia union official of arson, racketeering conspiracy and extortion this week, providing more fuel for lawmakers who want to close a loophole protecting individuals from prosecution of some crimes if they’re part of a labor dispute.