Unions’ desperation showing

Don’t be fooled by the spin. The so-called “Employee Free Choice Act” (a.k.a “card check”) is not about protecting workers’ rights to join a labor union. Few would try and deny employees this right. Rather, this law — as today’s excellent Bowling Green Daily News editorial notes — is about “how employees make that important…

Integrity, full transparency needed NOW in health care reform discussions and process

Can the theatrics! Kill the spin! Stop the cameras! Enough of health care “reform!” Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said President Obama is willing to “add various elements” to health care legislation suggested by Republican lawmakers during an upcoming bipartisan meeting on the topic. But he won’t change the entire plan and he…

How’s that?

– Newspaper’s honest comments mirror what we’ve said for some time Following the Common Core Standards adoption hoopla this week, the Frankfort Journal issued a remarkably frank editorial titled “Raising the Bar” (subscription) that laid out some of the past failings of KERA with a notable amount of candor. The Journal admits that: “Even after…