Debunk Myths – March 20, 2012

 

Debunking Common Myths

Not Everything You Hear is True. What you learn may surprise you.

MYTH: Budgeting by State Constitutional Amendment is Effective

MYTH: Right to Work Laws Promote a Healthy State Economy

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Dane Smith, President of Growth and Justicehttp://www.growthandjustice.org/Dane_Smith
Taxeshttp://www.growthandjustice.org/admin/Facts_Fixes_Taxes.html

Elianne Farhat, Political & Community Organizer, Minnesota AFL-CIOhttp://www.mnaflcio.org/news/minnesota-afl-cio-welcomes-elianne-farhat-new-political-community-organizer
'Right to Work' lawswww.mnaflcio.org/news/right-work-laws-get-facts

"Supermajority Amendment Is Wrong for Minnesota"
http://www.mnbudgetproject.org/research-analysis/minnesota-budget/tax-spending-limits/supermajority-wrong-for-minnesota

Tom Hanson – "Guest view: Supermajority requirements do not lower taxes or spending"
http://www.winonadailynews.com/news/opinion/editorial/article_78d2ed22-6ec1-11e1-8749-001871e3ce6c.html

'Right to Work': A Bad Deal for Middle-Class Minnesotans
http://www.weareminnesota.org/

The New York Times editorial: Continuing Assault on Unions – 1/7/12
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/08/opinion/sunday/continuing-assault-on-unions.html?_r=1

The Star Tribune editorial: 'Right to work' is wrong for state
http://www.startribune.com/printarticle/?id=139551398

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