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Hey Unions: Welcome to Politics

Lisa523 Wrote: Jul 10, 2012 11:21 AM
You seem to have a problem with unions not being able to "squeeze money" out of their workers for political control. How many hundreds of thousands of union workers whose philosophy was TOTALLY different from their unions were FORCED to pay for political campaigns that they had NO DESIRE of voting for? You have absolutely NO problem with that right? P L E A S E the only thing you are upset with is that there is NOW a LEVEL playing field in AMERICA and the unions are NOT the only BULLY ON THE BLOCK. Or shall I say political force.

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...

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