But teachers could be split off from the union's leadership on the issues of evaluations and merit pay, he said.
But both the public and much of the leadership appear fixated on issues that are largely symbolic.
His ideological variability across a range of issues has caused many to label him the “swing justice.”
personal problems, esp. difficulties or disagreements with someone or something
She has issues with her son's teachers.
pl n, slang
c.1300, "exit, a going out, flowing out," from Old French issue "a way out, exit," from fem. past participle of issir "to go out," from Latin exire (cf. Italian uscire, Catalan exir), from ex- "out" (see ex-) + ire "to go," from PIE root *ei- "to go" (see ion). Meaning "discharge of blood or other fluid from the body" is from 1520s; sense of "offspring" is from late 14c. Meaning "outcome of an action" is attested from late 14c., probably from French; legal sense of "point in question at the conclusion of the presentation by both parties in a suit" (early 14c. in Anglo-French) led to transferred sense of "a point to be decided" (1836). Meaning "action of sending into publication or circulation" is from 1833.
c.1300, "to flow out," from issue (n.) or else from Old French issu, past participle of issir; sense of "to send out authoritatively" is from c.1600; that of "to supply (someone with something)" is from 1925. Related: Issued; issuing.
issue is·sue (ĭsh'ōō)
A discharge, as of blood or pus.
A lesion, a wound, or an ulcer that produces a discharge of this sort.
A problem •Colloquial: We have an issue with irregular newspaper delivery