Book Discussion on Plunder!

Steven Greenhut talked about his book Plunder!: How Public Employee Unions Are Raiding Treasuries, Controlling Our Lives and Bankrupting… read more

Steven Greenhut talked about his book Plunder!: How Public Employee Unions Are Raiding Treasuries, Controlling Our Lives and Bankrupting the Nation (The Forum Press; November 23, 2009). He took a critical look at government workers and the unions that represent them. Mr. Greenhut argued that government employees, who receive salaries, benefits, and a level of job security that far outpace workers in the private sector, have become a huge drain on state and federal coffers. He responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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  • Steven M. Greenhut Director Pacific Research Institute->Investigative Journalism Center and News Bureau

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Book Discussion on Plunder!

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Orange, California, United States
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Jan 3, 2010
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Jan 23, 2010

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  • Jan 03, 2010 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 03, 2010 | 10:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 11, 2010 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 23, 2010 | 1:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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