NJEA Demands Full Pension Funding

NJEA demands full pension funding ‘No further discussion’ with pension commission Published on Tuesday, April 21, 2015   NJEA President Wendell Steinhauer issued the following statement today: “NJEA has notified the New Jersey Pension and Benefits Study Commission that our sole focus is on ensuring that our members’ current pensions are fully funded by the […]

Join the Great Twitter Payday Campaign

Join the Great Twitter Payday Campaign PUBLISHED ON APRIL 7, 2015 Every payday—from your first paycheck to your last—you’ve contributed to your pension. The same can’t be said of the state. For over 15 years it has shirked its responsibility to fully fund the pension system.Here’s your chance to remind lawmakers to do their part. […]

How Taxing the Rich Worked in Minnesota

This Billionaire Governor Taxed the Rich and Increased the Minimum Wage — Now, His State’s Economy Is One of the Best in the Country Posted: 02/24/2015 4:58 pm EST Updated: 03/06/2015 4:59 pm EST   The next time your right-wing family member or former high school classmate posts a status update or tweet about how […]