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SEIU Drops Health Coverage for Workers’ Children

November 29, 2010 politisite 0

One of the largest union-administered health-insurance funds in New York is dropping coverage for the children of more than 30,000 low-wage home attendants, union officials said. The union blamed financial problems it said were caused by the state’s health department and new national health-insurance requirements. The fund is administered by 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, an affiliate of the Service Employees International Union. Union officials said the state compelled […]

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Christie Announces Sweeping N.J. Education Reform, To Test Teacher skills

September 28, 2010 politisite 0

Determined to turn New Jersey’s education system on its head, Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday unveiled a tough-love reform package that will make classroom achievement — not seniority or tenure — the basis for pay hikes and career advancement in Garden State public schools. Christie is turning his take-no-prisoner’s style to the classroom, demanding a top to bottom overhaul of how New Jersey students learn and teachers teach. And that […]

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Viral Video – Governor Christie Responds To Teacher During Town Hall

September 10, 2010 politisite 0

Governor Chris Christie responds to a teacher’s question during a town hall meeting at Raritan Township. Discusses the teachers’ union and the need for shared sacrifice. September 8, 2010. Follow Governor Christie on Twitter – http://twitter.com/GovChristie http://www.facebook.com/GovChrisChristie via YouTube – Governor Christie Responds To Teacher During Town Hall.

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Viral Video – Governor Christie Responds To Teacher During Town Hall

September 10, 2010 politisite 0

Governor Chris Christie responds to a teacher’s question during a town hall meeting at Raritan Township. Discusses the teachers’ union and the need for shared sacrifice. September 8, 2010. Follow Governor Christie on Twitter – http://twitter.com/GovChristie http://www.facebook.com/GovChrisChristie via YouTube – Governor Christie Responds To Teacher During Town Hall.