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Agents At Canadian Border Go On Partial Strike Just As It’s Set To Reopen

Agents At Canadian Border Go On Partial Strike Just As It’s Set To Reopen

  Sebastian Hughes Canada’s border agents started a partial strike Friday that could cause significant delays to trade and tourism, just as the country is about to let Americans in for the first time since the start of the pandemic, the Wall Street Journal reported. “We’ve been on the front lines of Canada’s reaction to […]

CA prisoner population down, guard pay up

CA prisoner population down, guard pay up

by John Seiler   Federal court orders forced California to cut its number of prisoners. That resulted in Gov. Jerry Brown’s 2011 “realignment” program, drugs which mainly shifted prisoners to local jails. Yet overall state prison-guard compensation is up sharply. Reported the San Diego U-T: Overtime hit a six-year high last year, allowing hundreds of prison […]