Published in the July 24, 2015 Santa Maria Times. An old adage says, be careful what you wish for. On June 30 the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear the Friedrichs vs. California Teachers Association case. For teachers, firefighters, police, nurses and all other public employee union members across the country — including those in Santa Maria — the implications of this case could be catastrophic, nothing less than the end of public employee...