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Now We Know: NJEA Leadership Is Using $2 Million of Teachers’ Regular Dues to Fund President Spiller’s Personal Political Career — Without Their Consent

Now we know how much NJEA leadership is contributing to NJEA President Sean Spiller’s personal Super PAC, Protecting Our Democracy.  As shown below in a filing with the Election Law Enforcement Commission, NJEA leadership funneled…

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Montclair Settles the Whistleblower Lawsuit, Which Will Cost the Town Millions, But What About Mayor Sean Spiller’s Criminal Liability?

The Montclair Local  reported that the Montclair has settled the whistleblower lawsuit against Mayor Sean Spiller and the town.  Because the town’s lawyers stonewalled and prolonged the legal process, the lawsuit went on for over…

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High Taxes and Cost of Living Erase NJ Teachers’ Wage Premium Over Other States

The National Education Association (NEA) — the national parent organization of the NJEA — claims that teachers in states with collective bargaining like New Jersey have substantially higher salaries than states that do not permit…

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NJEdReport Posts Sunlight Response to the Hypocritical and Mendacious Michael “Hundreds of Millions” Gottesman

Thanks once again to NJEdReport for providing a forum for the discussion of education topics.  Always fair and even-handed, NJEdReport allowed Michael “Hundreds of Millions” Gottesman to express his (usually mendacious) views, and so they allowed…

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NJEdReport Posts Sunlight’s Blog on NJEA President Spiller Using Teachers’ Dues to Fund His Personal Ambitions

Thanks to NJEdReport for posting Sunlight’s blog on the walking conflict of interest that is Sean Spiller.  Undeterred by his various conflicts on interest in Montclair, Spiller is now using teachers’ highest-in-the-nation dues to fund…

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Star-Ledger Editorial Board Cites Sunlight Report in Scathing Editorial on Excessive Pay for NJEA Leadership

Kudos to the Star-Ledger Editorial Board for their scathing criticism of the excessive pay for NJEA leadership.  The Star-Ledger continues to publish well researched, courageous and truthful editorials about the facts of the NJEA leadership’s…

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NJEdReport Highlights and Condenses Sunlight’s Report on Excessive NJEA Leadership Pay

As always, thanks to NJEdReport for highlighting and condensing Sunlight’s recent report on the excessive compensation that NJEA leadership pays themselves.  NJEdReport has a large following, including many teachers, and we hope that these teachers…

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