WDP 13 (Chap 13)
*You can begin on this section at any time, but please get your initial post up by Thursday April 21 and Two responses by April 24.
Briefly discuss the case dealing with residency requirements in New Orleans, Louisiana and/or the debate over New Jersey’s residency requirement for teachers and/or the Alaska Attorney General’s formal opinion on state government hiring practices. Do you believe that a municipality or state government should have the right to dictate where employees reside? What are some of the potential constitutional issues regarding such policies (or positions of such policies)?
*A recent bill in New Jersey seeks to change teachers’ residency requirements passed in 2011.
New Jersey Residency Requirement
Alaska AG Employment Preferences Opinion