Public-Sector Unions: The Fourth Rail of Politics

I'm participating in the Leadership Program of the Rockies Annual Retreat today, so I won't be writing about yesterday's health care summit.  I'm sure plenty of other people will have covered that Kabuki more than adequately.

But not too many people are covering this, so I hope you find it interesting.

I believe this is becoming, and will continue to become, a major issue in American politics:

In few places has unionization been less justified and more harmful to the nation than in the creations of unions of government workers -- at all levels, local, state, and federal.  Please read my article for American Spectator on this topic at

  • Bill King
    Comment from: Bill King
    02/26/10 @ 07:17:05 am

    Ross, Your "Fourth Rail" article was spot-on. I wish more authors would participate in the comments section like you did. Adds a _lot_ of value to the dialogue. Best, Bill