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Judges: No penalties but Washington teacher strikes illegal

Judges in Washington state ruled against teacher unions for striking, though no penalties were imposed.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 11:18 p.m.

Teacher strikes, unrest hit West Coast as unions flex muscle

Fights over teacher salaries and working conditions are escalating along the West Coast, emboldened in part by the momentum from strikes in more conservative states.

Teacher rebellion puts red-state Republicans on defensive

A teacher rebellion in red states from West Virginia to Arizona has put Republicans on the defensive, forcing them to walk a fine line in the months before midterm elections …

Why teacher strikes aren’t legal, yet happen anyway

OLYMPIA – Teacher strikes are not legal under Washington law. That doesn’t stop them from happening, although it sometimes stops them from continuing. The problem with that law, say Republican …

One-day teacher strikes OK with 10-year-old

OLYMPIA – A rare special session hearing on a bill to penalize teachers for one-day strikes featured a walkout by Democrats, questions of legal authority and denunciations of the education …