In response to:

Hey Unions: Welcome to Politics

BillCofIN Wrote: Jun 24, 2012 2:28 AM
The Delphi locals here in Anderson, IN, we're at one time many and influential. They were so big that an "umbrella" local was formed to manage the scope of business and became the largest local in the country. None of them or the manufacturing activities they represented exist today. Way to go UAW!

The U.S. Supreme Court, in a hat tip to common sense, decided yesterday that nonunion members can opt out of union fees that are targeted towards political purposes.
“Labor unions must give nonmember workers ‘fresh notice’ of unplanned increases in fees or assessments -- money that might be used for political purposes -- the Supreme Court ruled Thursday,” according to CNN.

For labor unions around the country, it 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...

Related Tags: Politics