Myers reports on state laws affecting the pensions of Chicago Public School teachers. He discusses the politics behind unions involved in the decision making process and their important role in determining a balanced budget. According to Myers, the Caucus of Rank and File Educators (CORE) is a recent contender "whose members say the Pension Board needs better...
Video: Teachers' Union Fights Pension Changes
December 29, 2009
Vermont teachers and union members meet to discuss alternative measures to a plan being offered by the retirment comission. The changes would change the retirement system in an effort to save the state money during a budget crisis.