Video: A Very Short and Simple Primer on Public Employee Unions


A slew of polls out lately seem to indicate strong support for public employees. Perhaps people just aren’t informed about the unholy relationship between the public employee unions and the politicians they help elect. Those politicians are supposed to act in the interests of everyone they are elected to represent, but many of them simply use their positions to keep the unions happy and the campaign contributions flowing.

The Heritage Foundation created this short and simple primer on public employee unions making it easy to understand that the new laws under debate to curb the power of unions aren’t designed to harm workers, they are designed to protect the taxpaying public.