Janette is a typical Wisconsin state employee. She works hard, likes her job and likes the fact that her work helps people. But, through no fault of her own, Janette’s real take-home pay has dropped by about 22% in the past six years.
This spring, many area unions took a break from protesting to sign on to something positive. They endorsed a “People’s Rights” resolution that outlines a platform for improving our state. The People’s Rights resolution promotes: