Tag Archives: budget

NYS School Administrators’ Pensions Enable Millionaires to Maintain Their Luxury Lifestyles

Wow. This is incredible.

Mr. James H. Hunderfund wins big with over 315k per year pension from the Commack Union Free School District. The school boards responsible for the approval of these ridiculous benefits should be voted out and sued. Reasonableness must be part of the negotiation and contract process.

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Paul Ryan’s Irresponsible Budget ~ Dana Milbank

Paul Ryan’s dogmatic budget – The Washington Post.

Dana Milbank

Ryan’s proposal isn’t a budget. It’s a manifesto for the anti-tax cause.


It’s a Class War: Proposed Cuts Strike Teachers as Attacks on Their Value to Society

Proposed Cuts Strike Teachers as Attacks on Their Value to Society – NYTimes.com.

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Scorned but the Wall Street crooks walk freely with huge wallets.


GOP Leaders Poised to Buck Obama’s Budget Meeting Because They are Pigs

GOP Leaders Poised to Buck Obama’s Budget Meeting : Roll Call.


Dana Milbank – Serious budget cutting? The House has other fish to fry ~ Ridiculous Amendments Proposed and Some Approved

Dana Milbank – Serious budget cutting? The House has other fish to fry.


Republican representative David Dreier praises NPR and PBS

Republican representative David Dreier praises NPR and PBS: On the Media – latimes.com

David Dreier

If every member contributes extra maybe we’ll never have to hear DC bash NPR again. WNYC gave up funding from NYC and survived.

 


Obama joins Wisconsin’s budget battle, opposing Republican anti-union bill

Too much too soon @ WI

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Obama joins Wisconsin’s budget battle, opposing Republican anti-union bill.

Public workers sure need to pay a higher percentage of healthcare premiums and pensions than they do now. Enact a gradual increase and create new tiers for new-hires (with higher contribution percentages). The bully governor needs to back off and re-think his toxic ideas. Public servants are not villains but the GOP is certainly casting them as such.


Federal Eye – How many federal workers are there? Boehner is wrong, again.

Federal Eye – How many federal workers are there?.

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Boner Boehner got it wrong, again. Boner said there are 200k new feds-WRONG.