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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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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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Appleton the latest school district to use Walker’s law to balance budget

Without collective bargaining, school boards have power to cut labor costs       There’s no question that Gov. Scott Walker’s budget repair legislation is working wonders for Wisconsin public schools.       Over the last few weeks we’ve heard that two school districts – … Read More »

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Budget repair law forcing WEA Trust to lower its rates to remain competitive

The old system gave WEACs favorite insurance company an unfair advantage       It would be foolish to allow a simple error to cloud the truth about WEA Trust insurance.       The Wisconsin Republican Party apparently goofed when it recently issued a press … Read More »

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Kaukauna union official suggests that teachers may not work as hard in the fall

Teachers who dont give students their best effort should be immediately removed from the classroom       Teachers union leaders in the Kaukauna school district are obviously angry because the school board used a new state law to force them to … Read More »

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