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On Labor Day, Unions Have Nothing to Celebrate

Anonymous13465 Wrote: Sep 03, 2012 6:31 PM
My neighbor who is an unemployed union carpenter still is voting for barry . H e has only worked about 5 months in the last 2 years and is one of the 99 ers . He stated that 70 percent of the workers in his union hall are without work but the union demonratic mentality still has them voting for barry , when will they ever face reality ?
Jerome49 Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 10:59 AM
He sounds like the kind of guy who will tie on his own blind fold, light his own last cigarette and issue his last statement "ready, aim, fire".
Topeka Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 2:16 AM
When they are sent to a labor camp in Alaska...

For labor unions around the country, this Labor Day serves as a painful reminder that when they decided to go all-in for Obama in 2008, they alienated the rest of us non-government, non-union members- the 99 Percent- who have to go out and earn our keep every day. And that alienation is being expressed in political defeats by unions around the country. 

I’m wondering if the unions are starting to regret their investment in Obama.

Unions dumped $450 million into the Obama effort in 2008, according to the New York Times, hoping that they’d buy political clout with Obama that...

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