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Reform Bill Moves Closer to Passing in Florida
posted by: Megan | March 14, 2011, 10:18 am   

In the wake of union-crippling legislation in Wisconsin, signed into law today, legislatures across the country are in various stages of passing their own bills that encourage education reforms and sweeping changes to union monopolies. This week Florida is making headlines for moving one step closer to their own bold law that encourages bold education reforms.

 
Developments in Wisconsin
posted by: Megan | March 07, 2011, 07:47 pm   

For over three weeks, union members, leaders and activists have converged in Madison to protest Governor Walker's bill to end forced unionism and close major budget shortfalls. Experts have called Madison ground zero for the labor battle that has been heating up all over the country. This weekend additional protests from both sides and efforts to persuade AWOL legislators to come back to the state have once again gained nation headlines.

 
PACE Nights at the Pepsi Center
posted by: Megan | March 07, 2011, 11:45 am   


PACE is excited to announce that we have upcoming PACE nights with the Colorado Avalanche and the Denver Nuggets.  Check out this flyer for discounted ticket information.  We look forward to seeing you there!


 
News Out of Ohio and Wisconsin
posted by: Megan | March 03, 2011, 12:08 pm   

With labor protests continuing in state capitals in Wisconsin and Ohio, many are wondering how the situation will resolve itself with either passed legislation or concessions. Today the Republican-controlled Ohio Senate passed a bill that would end forced unionism and make it illegal for public employees to engage in strikes. Meanwhile, in Wisconsin emergency legislation was enacted to fine senators for each day they boycott the budget vote.

 
Wisconsin’s Scott Walker Not Backing Down
posted by: Megan | March 01, 2011, 04:36 pm   

For the past two weeks, Wisconsin union leaders and members have gathered steadily in Madison in hopes of pressuring lawmakers to drop a bill that would end forced unionism and aims to close monumental budget shortfalls. With no legislative progress, the war of words is heating up in Wisconsin as some experts are calling this the "death knell" of big labor --yielding commentary by President Obama.

 
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