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Union Vultures on the Prowl

MadisonWannabe Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 8:37 AM
.............while being investigated or waiting for trial for criminal activity. In non protected private sector these people are replaced because they run up the price that you, the customer will not pay. When the government wants more money to pay these people they pass a law and take it from you. As an employee, you should not have a right to a lifelong job, especially if you do not perform. As an employer, why should you pay someone who is not doing the job? How would it work for a football team to have a player that can not run?

So what do you get when you cross a community organizer-turned-president with union thugs? No one is really sure -- yet, but one thing is for sure, Congressional Democrats have every reason to be afraid. President Obama's BFFs have them in their sights and promise to strong-arm them into submission should they dare compromise on the fiscal cliff. On MSNBC just before Thanksgiving, United Steelworkers Union boss Leo Gerard said any Democrats compromising with Republicans will suffer the same fate as former senator Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.), the last of a dying breed of moderate Democrats.

Gerard said those who compromise...