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Unions Slump on Bad Obama Bet

Andy53 Wrote: Feb 18, 2013 7:30 PM
Yet the labor unions support a president and legislators that want to open the door to cheap foreign labor. I just don't get it. Romney wanted to get unions the only thing that makes them strong: jobs in a strong economy, not just a contract here, a bail out there.

Alarm bells are going off for labor unions around the country.

Four years after electing the most pro-labor president of the last half-decade, it looks like the scheme has backfired.

In 2008 and 2012 labor unions used everything, including a little body English, ballot stuffing and voter intimidation to elect a president who would bring the prestige of presidential backing to recruitment efforts for labor unions.  

Since then not only have labor unions taken historic defeats in former union strongholds, like Wisconsin and Michigan, labor union membership is declining at a rate that will make them a...