In the nation, no. In Rhode Island, yes.
The Providence teacher contract "is one of the longest in the country."
— Politifact Rhode Island on Tuesday, May 24th, 2011
Proposals change method of paying union dues
"Politicians and their corporate lobbyists are trying to take away my right to spend my paycheck how I want."
— Politifact Florida on Wednesday, April 13th, 2011
Union membership in Florida is voluntary
Says unions "take away" hard-earned money of teachers, firefighters and police officers to play politics.