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Speak Out: Rauner not out to destroy unions

Speak Out: Rauner not out to destroy unions

Gov. Rauner is not trying to destroy unions. The problem is that public unions do not really engage in bargaining. Everyone is represented at the table except the taxpayer. Public unions conspire with politicians and bureaucrats against the taxpayers. The union members become de facto campaign workers for their political allies by donating money from union dues to political parties and by campaigning for their political allies. This has got to stop. Rauner is trying to represent the people who pay the bills. Tinley Park Harvey Mayor Eric Kellogg stays in the news. Recently, Harvey paid more than $1 million for mishandling rape cases. Now it's reported that he used federal grant...

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