ROHNERT PARK – The Economic Prosperity Institute will host Steven Greenhut, director of Pacific Research Institute’s Journalism Center, as part of its speaker series on May 19.

He will discuss the role public employee unions play in the fiscal crisis facing state and local governments.  Mr. Greenhut is the author of “Plunder! How Public Employee Unions are Raiding Treasuries, Controlling our Lives and Bankrupting the Nation.”

The program will begin at 4 p.m. at the Events Center at Sonoma Mountain Village in Rohnert Park. There is no cost to attend. For more information, visit