It’s not about money
February 20, 2011 By Charles McBarron
The riveting political drama that has unfolded in Madison, WI, over the last few days has drawn the attention of the nation and the world. However, much of the national media doesn’t appear up to the challenge of covering it accurately.
The outlets that unquestioningly replayed Gov. Walker’s disingenuous talking points have obscured reality and inhibited the ability of the public employees to have a conversation with the public through the traditional media channels.
This isn’t about money
One can’t fault Walker for wanting everyone to focus on the money. In a bad economy with high unemployment, money is the great divider.