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Aww: Government Unions Stage Anti-Sequester Protests

HBinTX Wrote: Mar 22, 2013 12:45 PM
Every day there is more evidence that the prophecy laid out in "Atlas Shrugged" is coming true (albeit at a slower rate than in the book). Today's post by Guy could have been written by Ayn herself. Atlas is shrugging...

Don't furlough me, bro:
 

More than three dozen federal workers picketed outside the Bolling Federal Building in Kansas City Wednesday, calling for an end to the automatic federal spending cuts known as sequestration. “Sequestration stinks,” one protest sign said. The automatic sequester cuts went into effect earlier this month. They require tens of thousands of federal workers to take unpaid furloughs, and many workers are now being notified of their furlough schedule. Most furloughs won’t take effect until April. “Federal employees are hard-working Americans just like everyone else,” said a statement from Shannon McPeek, president...