“Everyone who is party to this travesty is writing their political obituary,” said Wisconsin State Senator State Sen. Chris Larson after Republicans used a fishy and potentially illegal maneuver to pass a bill ending collective bargaining for public sector unions.
In addition to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article where he made those comments, here are some other updated resources (I’m adding all of these to The Best Resources For Learning About Attacks On Teachers & Other Public Sector Workers In Wisconsin).
What happened in Wisconsin tonight by Ezra Klein at the Washington Post.
Here’s a video report from MSNBC:
Anti-Public Employee Bill Passes Senate in Wisconsin; Only the Beginning of the Fight is a good description of potential strategies going forward.
At a Wisconsin Town Hall, the Mood Turns Against Compromise is from The Atlantic.
Wis. GOP strips public workers’ bargaining rights is from The Washington Post.
Top Ten Union Movies is a slideshow from TIME Magazine.