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FREE MONEY FOR COLLEGE! To help students, we offer educational assistance for two qualifying individuals each year under our scholarships, the William B. Ruggles Journalist Scholarship, and the Applegate-Jackson-Parks Future Teacher Scholarship. Applications must be received or submitted online between September 1st and absolutely no later than February 10th, 2022. William…(Read More)

Union bosses spend billions on politics, drawing a massive portion of their funds from dues and fees collected from rank-and-file workers who would be fired if they refused to pay. Media outlets often vastly underreport union bosses’ political expenditures by not accounting for all the spending types listed below. . Summary of 2020 Election…(Read More)


Public-sector union officials especially have become the nation’s most aggressive advocates for higher taxes and spending. They sponsor tax-raising ballot initiatives and pay for advertising and lobbying campaigns to pressure politicians into voting for them. And they mount multimillion dollar campaigns to defeat efforts by governors and taxpayer groups to roll back…(Read More)