The Michigan Education Association's October magazine notes a large percentage of teachers nationwide that consider themselves "conservative."
It stated that a 2005-06 National Education Association survey found 45 percent of teachers under 30 classified themselves as conservative and 63 percent of teachers age 40 to 49 classified themselves as conservative. The MEA represents more than 157,000 teachers, faculty and education support staff.
Yet, in the same magazine, the MEA released its recommendations for political candidates and recommended 111 Democrats in 114 races...
(Capitol Confidential. Hat tip: Blogs Lucianne Loves)