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Relative to Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s selective release of racist and pornographic emails that were shared by Attorney General’s Office staffers prior to her assuming office, Brad Bumsted reported in his analysis piece “Critics claim state Attorney General Kane puts politics first” that “Kane has refused to release emails implicating about 30 unionized staffers” and “Kane’s office claims … union contracts prevent the release of embarrassing information about workers.”

Since when have union contracts provided protection against discipline and prosecution of union workers that is not available to everyone?

Wayne Baughman

Salem


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