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Judge throws out Fla. pension reform

Posted on: March 6th, 2012 by The American Independent 2 Comments

Leon County Circuit Court Judge Jackie Fulford today ruled against the state of Florida in a lawsuit filed by the Florida Education Association (FEA) challenging that state’s move to mandate employee contributions to state employee pensions. (more…)

Florida unions call senator’s chairmanship loss ‘sad,’ ‘deplorable,’ ‘a shame’

Posted on: February 2nd, 2012 by The American Independent No Comments

The Florida AFL-CIO logo (source: Florida AFL-CIO)

The AFL-CIO and the Florida Education Association are calling Wednesday’s announcement that Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos removed state Sen. Mike Fasano from a committee chairmanship “a shame,” “sad” and “deplorable.” (more…)