unions

We’ve no one to blame but ourselves

Oh, come on. Can these (Occupy Wall Street) people and the news media encouraging them get a life? Greed has been around for thousands of years. It would be really nice if this wa ...

Leftist intolerance is the real reality

Paulette Walter asked if I thought certain things were “fair” (Reader Input, Oct. 7). Life is not fair. Politicians created tax rule loopholes corporations legally use. Blame p ...

Buying American key to US prosperity

This is in response to Dave Hungerford’s letter of Oct. 3. Mr. Hungerford’s letter points out that government spending brought us out of the Great Depression. I believe this is ...

How to save lots of money

After careful analysis I have come up with the conclusion the Super Committee could really save a lot of money. Here is my analysis. First, we don’t need leaders of the congress. ...

What’s in a union?

While members of one city employee union are considering whether or not to say goodbye to their current representation, others say they are happy with the groups they have. The 13 ...

Goodbye to union?

Several members of a group of Auburn city employees are hoping to say goodbye to their union after feeling like it’s letting them down in negotiations. Jon May, a building insp ...

Group says it hopes to stop misinformation about charter

Auburn’s potential charter, pre-zoning of Foresthill Avenue property and a World War II monument are only some of the items residents can expect at Monday’s City Council meetin ...

Ruffalo: Morose missives part of school districts’ kabuki drama

Each and every year — and this current one doesn’t seem different — the education community goes through this kabuki theater exercise wherein the drama is whether or not teac ...

Take money out of politics

Re: Dianne Foster’s “Unions behind ID theft scare,” (Reader Input, Aug. 2): Ms. Foster, your article confuses me as to your real concerns. You start out talking about an ID t ...

Unions seem to be main opposition to charter, councilmen say

City officials say unions are the driving force behind a campaign to dissuade Auburn from considering becoming a charter city. A recently launched Facebook page and website voices ...