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A Cynical Process

America is Over Wrote: May 01, 2012 6:14 PM
A 43 year old Long Island cop is under investigation for all the nights he spent at his mistress' house while on duty. His salary: $175,000.00 a year.
TX Yankee Wrote: May 01, 2012 8:05 PM
NOT-SYBIL Wrote: May 01, 2012 8:47 PM
You bet he is...

His real worth per year... $35,000 (and not one cent above.. ever).
Labor unions, like the United Nations, are all too often judged by what they are envisioned as being -- not by what they actually are or what they actually do.

Many people, who do not look beyond the vision or the rhetoric to the reality, still think of labor unions as protectors of working people from their employers. And union bosses still employ that kind of rhetoric. However, someone once said, "When I speak I put on a mask, but when I act I must take it off."

That mask has been coming off, more and more, especially during the Obama administration, and...