The suit seeks to stop the state from implementing Attorney General Kevin Clarkson’s newfound and vastly expanded reading of the 2018 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on Janus vs. AFSCME.
It’s the latest local implementation of Janus v. AFSCME.
The recall organizers say it should be done in 30 days and say they’re ready for whatever outcome.
Despite attacks, union membership is holding strong. “He is the best organizer we’ve had,” said ASEA Executive Director Jake Metcalfe of Gov. Dunleavy.
If legislators won’t surrender on education funding, the governor’s threatening to withhold school funding until a hypothetical lawsuit is resolved.
Legislators don’t appear eager to trust him.
It wasn’t quite as smooth sailing for the governor’s boards and commissions appointments.
Not everyone can make the list. Time is finite, after all.
And, surprise, the House still doesn’t have an organization.
Clarkson’s been on the losing end of many high-profile lawsuits.