Seems everybody's talkin' about Mitt Romney saying 47% of Americans would almost automatically vote for President Barack Obama because they were “dependent” on the government, in part because they received government benefits and paid no federal income taxes. The Republican presidential candidate's remarks were being talked about on the radio ALL DAY LONG...
But what no one seems to be talking about: The Chicago Teacher's Strike - blogger Alex Gordon writes that he believes the Teacher's Union Strike should be in every Romney speech. Here's a snippet:
"The current teacher’s union’s strike in Chicago is reaching its second week without much movement toward an end. Right now, most parents support the teachers but many dread the consequences of a strike going on for much longer. The strike reflects the ongoing conflict between teacher’s unions and local governments as efforts to cut costs and reign in funds are countered by efforts to ensure quality pay for the important work of teaching, colored by the struggle our nation is facing in bringing our school quality up to a first-world level across the nation." read »
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