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    Government union dues really do end up in campaigns

    To the editor: I do not blame the retired teacher who penned Commonwealth Foundation Has it Wrong on PSEA Dues Spending, May 1, 2014, for believing government unions do not spend dues on political advocacy. Union leaders have used carefully crafted phrasing to bring members to that assumption. But federal law requires government unions to publicly file the amount of dues spent on politics in addition to notifying members of how much of their dues it plans to spend on political...

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  • Letters

    Commonwealth Foundation has it wrong on PSEA dues spending

    To the editor: The Commonwealth Foundation’s recent diatribe on union contributions to political causes was a bit confusing. The politically skewed organization specifically mentioned the Pennsylvania State Education Association’s ability to use members’ dues to subsidize political spending. This is a totally false accusation.

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  • Letters

    Sen. Toomey continues to show no care for those struggling

    To the editor: Senator Toomey’s latest vote against the reinstatement of emergency unemployment benefits was no surprise to me.

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