Welcome to Wisconsin

Don’t be confused, I am still in Michigan. But the rumblings are starting to sound very much like Wisconsin … In a letter to MEA local presidents, President Iris Salters points to a motion approved by the union’s Board of Directors that directs them to hold meetings to determine if their members will authorize “crisis activities, up to and including job action.” “Let me be very clear …

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Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010

The US Senate and House passed the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, and President Obama signed it into law this week. The law is related to school nutrition and it’s goal is – ironically – to reduce child hunger and child obesity. One in four children in the United States goes to bed hungry and goes to school hungry. One in three children in the United States is …

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