Video: Why Teachers Need Paycheck Protection

Video: Why Teachers Need Paycheck Protection
June 12, 2014

Joy Pullmann

Joy Pullmann is a research fellow on education policy for The Heartland Institute and managing... (read full bio)
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Kristi Lacroix, a Wisconsin teacher, explains why teachers and the public deserve paycheck protection. Paycheck protection is a law that prohibits taxpayers from collecting dues and campaign contributions on behalf of unions.

Lacroix is also a representative of the Association of American Educators, a nonunion teacher association that provides many of the same benefits as unions, such as liability insurance. AAE does not collectively bargain or participate in politics. 

Joy Pullmann

Joy Pullmann is a research fellow on education policy for The Heartland Institute and managing... (read full bio)