Tag Archive for "unions"

Diabolical Bill To Prevent Public Access To California Government

Attacking the very fiber of American democracy, last Friday night the Democratic dominated California Legislature quietly added a last minute “trailer” into Governor Jerry Brown’s budget proposal that would have returned California local government quite literally to the dark ages.  More than half a century ago, California started to adopt laws requiring that public business…
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No On Prop 30, A Complete Abdication Of Government Responsibility

  Proposition 30 is on the California ballot as the result of the Democrat controlled legislature’s failure to do its job and a Democratic Governor giving that legislature a free pass.  Reduced to its essence, Prop 30 will burden California taxpayers with an additional $6,600,000,000 in new taxes.  California is in a financial crisis of epic…
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Conservative Voter Guide (Part 3) – Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association – California Initiatives

Here is the third in our series of voter guides, this time put together for by the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association.  Once again, these recommendations do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Thinking Right Blog.   Prop. 30: Income and sales tax increase 7.05.2012 | INITIATIVES Raises California’s base sales tax from 7.25% to 7.5% for…
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Thinking Right Has Great First Month

I am going to indulge myself with this first self-congratulatory post and then forever more leave them to an annual reports just after the first of each year.  When I set out with this grand endeavor I set a goal of hitting 10,000 unique hits for the blog in the first month and 30,000 views…
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Prop 32 Most Important Ballot Initiative In California – EVER

Apparently simple on its face, Proposition 32 does three simple things: 1)  bans direct corporate and union contributions to state and local candidates; 2)  bans contributions by government contractors to the politicians who control contracts awarded to them; and 3)  bans automatic deductions by corporations, unions, and government of employees’ wages to be used for…
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Chicago Teachers Strike Highlights Need To Disband Public Unions

Photo By Dennis Rodkin, Exclusive to Thinking Right   Polling efforts throughout California show that for the first time in history the public doubts the veracity of teacher claims that education is underfunded.  (August 2012 polls)  “Californians are willing to spend money in order to protect their schools from spending cuts. But they also believe…
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Unions Launch Attack On Fresh & Easy

  Fresh&Easy touts itself as a neighborhood market with affordable groceries (gasp! how un-American).  One of the ways that Fresh&Easy maintains low prices is a non-union work force and an all self check-out procedure for payment.  Caring little that folks have a low cost alternative for groceries, the grocery related unions have found a shill…
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Unions Bring Challenge Claiming “Slavery”

First, please look at your calendars – it is April 6 not April 1 and unfortunately this does not involve a joke though it does involve some fools.  In the face of the impending federal government shut down public union leaders have threatened to sue the federal government claiming that the government shut down constitutes…
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