Tag Archives: Act 10

Milwaukee teachers’ decision to put their own interests ahead of student needs proves EAG wrong

We thought union obstruction was the product of overbearing union bosses       MILWAUKEE – We’ve said it a thousand times: It is not teachers themselves who refuse to accept concessions to help their students, it’s the union bosses who run the … Read More »

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Illinois looks to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker for reforms

     Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s willingness to address his state’s problems head-on is not only drawing the attention of education reformers, it’s attracting leaders from other states struggling with many of the same problems he inherited as Wisconsin’s 45th governor.      … Read More »

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Reformers: Gov. Scott Walker is a Rock Star of Ed Reform

     Gov. Scott Walker’s move to curb the power of teachers unions and his reliably pro-student agenda is earning the applause of education reformers across the country, and last week he was officially dubbed a “Rock Star of Education Reform” … Read More »

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Education reformers send Wisconsin teachers union a message

     Education reformers with the group READER-WI (Reforming Education And Demanding Excellent Results) sent a message to taxpayers and union officials by way of a billboard on the Beltline near WEAC headquarters in Madison.             The humongous sign depicts … Read More »

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Poll shows Wisconsin residents have limited interest in Big Labors fight with Walker

Recall is all about union revenge, but citizens interested in other issues       Wisconsins pending recall election is not about Republicans vs. Democrats.             Its about the public sector unions seeking revenge against Gov. Scott Walker for Act 10, which … Read More »

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Bias in Wisconsins Gov. Walker recall widespread?

     The conflict-of-interest controversy surrounding a Dane County judge who signed a Walker recall petition is apparently only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to impartiality issues swirling around the Walker recall effort. In recent weeks, dozens of other judges across … Read More »

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Schools should not be allowed to block open enrollment transfers

Kids could be trapped in bad schools to preserve district budgets By Steve Gunn EAG Communications       MADISON The last time we checked, both houses of the Wisconsin state legislature were controlled by Republicans.           And as far as we … Read More »

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Special interest unions trying to oust Gov. Walker and repeal Act 10

By Steve Gunn EAG Communications        MADISON Now well find out how the people of Wisconsin really feel about education reform.      The revolutionary Act 10 gave local school boards the long-overdue authority to control their budgets, cut unnecessary … Read More »

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