Are Government Unions Out Of Control? An Infographicby Tyler Durden
Feb. 09, 2012
Big Three Networks Completely Ignore Arrest Of Wasserman Schultz's Crooked IT Aide
'Get Her iPad For Imran': Wikileaks Email Connects Nancy Pelosi to Imran Awan
Twenty-Time Deported Illegal Alien Arrested For Sexually Assaulting 65yo Woman in Portland
Poll: Only 23% Of Voters Say Transgender Enlistment Is Good For The Military
Fmr CIA Director John Brennan Calls For Coup If Trump Fires Robert Mueller
This week, Arizona legislators are voting on a package of bills that would be "Wisconsin on steroids" -- banning collective bargaining, release time and automatic deduction of union dues from paychecks. The unions plan state capitol protests this week, so things are heating up and the story has already appeared in various national publications. Since union protests are planned for the capitol tomorrow it will likely involve a lot of drama and TV coverage. Yet like every issue there are pros and cons, and government unions are a very sensitive topic to be sure. While the TV coverage will certainly focus on the favorable side of unionization (after all, what is better for the economy than more people collecting paycheks.... even if these are ever diminishing paychecks) here is an infographic from the Goldwater Institute looking at the cost side of the equation.