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Freedom From Union Compulsion

Jerome41 Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 11:51 PM
I guess the effort to bankrupt the Democratic party of Michigan by reducing unions as a source of funding is paying off. Of course, corporate donations to Republicans in Michigan will keep right speeding ahead.
karpe diem Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 1:44 PM
if you think that the democratic party is good for america you must be blind. all the fiscal cliff problems are the creation of the democrats. they brought nothing but grief and failure to this beautiful country. and obama is the epitomy of that mismanagement. our kids and grandkids will curse us for what he have done to them. thanks democrats!!

To everything there is a season, the Good Book says, and in Michigan workplaces the season of freedom is arriving at last.

Republican legislators voted Tuesday to make Michigan the 24th state in the nation to protect an essential civil liberty: the right to work for a living without being required to join or pay money to a labor union. Governor Rick Snyder signed the new laws – one dealing with private-sector employees, one covering government employment – a few hours later, hailing them as "pro-worker and pro-Michigan."

Big Labor and its allies, of course, are furiously denouncing this as...