A letter from a Washington Education Association member (TNT, 2-28) exemplifies the disconnect of many unionized civil servants.
There’s a reason that the private sector, including unionized workers, don’t receive the Cadillac benefits packages that government employees do: namely, their employers would go broke. No private company could provide those levels of benefits and stay in business.
So many government workers don’t seem to understand that, by design, they don’t sell their services or goods; they’re paid for by taxes and fees.
The WEA member that I referred to arrogantly proclaims that she feels no shame for taking what …