Last week, two Head Start teachers, members of Florida Public Services Union (FPSU), traveled to Washington, DC to lobby to protect Head Start and other early learning programs from devastating sequester cuts.
"When I heard that our physicians-in-training are the lowest paid in the nation, I was appalled," wrote Carmen Morales, a nurse practitioner and Vice President of Local 521, in an op-ed. The contract for resident physicians was settled days after the residents held a letter-writing campaign and rally urging Kern County officials to come to the bargaining table and negotiate a fair agreement.
The Koch brothers want to purchase nine daily newspapers -- including the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and Baltimore Sun -- to promote their radical right-wing agenda. Here are the top 10 things we could expect to read about in a Koch-owned daily newspaper.