John Thompson: Why Are Teachers Beating Up Reformers?
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If the mediation fails, then the fact-finding process would begin — something that the union isn’t exactly looking to avoid, as fact-finding commissions in years past have recommended wage increases and prevented the city from laying off teachers who are excessed and can’t find new positions.
“There’s no downside and it shows his members that he’s doing something.”
"Oh, Mikey, here I am. Signed, sealed, delivered, I'm yours."
"Is that a payoff in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?"