"The comfort of the rich depends on an abundance of the poor." ~ Voltaire
"If any man tells you he loves America, yet hates Labor, he is a liar." ~ Abraham Lincoln
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Mike Konczal has a good post clarifying the wildly inaccurate Wisconsin teacher compensation myths that are being recklessly thrown about by anti-union cranks.
"The average teacher in Wisconsin has a smaller salary than the median Wisconsin household...The 2009 average salary across all [Wisconsin] districts is $48,267. The Census Bureau has the median [Wisconsin] household income at $51,237."