Fire And Police Commission Adds Incentives For First Responders To Live In Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission on Thursday added more incentives for police officers and firefighters to live in the city. Seven years after a state law struck down Milwaukee’s residency requirement for city employees, the commission approved a resolution Thursday that will award “preference points” for city residents applying for promotions within the fire […]

Unions Just Got A Rare Bit Of Good News From The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it will not hear a bloc of several cases that threatened to impose dire financial penalties on public sector unions. The cases all involved unions that charged fees to nonmembers that were legal at the time the unions collected those fees, but were later declared illegal by the Supreme Court […]