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Unions Slump on Bad Obama Bet

hmiller Wrote: Feb 18, 2013 12:33 PM
Hitler was pro worker until his power was combined in the Reichstag. Then he too turned them, and unions, into power toys. Really odd to look at the list of strongly anti-union sentiment and governance and see all the names from far left and far right. But not from the middle of the political spectrum. Guess who the middle is!

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...