And on top of that they use students as an excuse for their money-grubbing. If the issue were really about educating children, they wouldn’t be spending their time — on your dime no less — demanding more of your money.

It is expensive living on Long Island, but that is because taxes are so high. It’s a vicious cycle: higher pay for public employees and government services begets higher taxes, which begets demands for higher pay for public employees, besides the fact that they just have the power over politicians to get the higher pay.

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