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Unions Furious: Michigan to Become Right-to-Work State Today

magnetar Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 11:50 AM
union dues do not help the working class you thick skulled moron! why don't you ask the hostess workers that were striking and shut the factories down how it helped them. Union are for the bosses and for their democratic brethern..but you already know that you commie traitor.
AmericanObserver Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 11:58 AM
Thanks for calling me names, especially "commie traitor.' Mere words cannot tell you how insulting that is. Do you even know what they mean? Or, do they make you feel like a big tough guy because you use them. There was a time in our country when it was considered unpatriotic to call someone a 'commie' when they weren't one. Shame on you for you antiAmericanism and ignorance.
AmericanObserver Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 11:58 AM
Thanks for calling me names, especially "commie traitor.' Mere words cannot tell you how insulting that is. Do you even know what they mean? Or, do they make you feel like a big tough guy because you use them. There was a time in our country when it was considered unpatriotic to call someone a 'commie' when they weren't one. Shame on you for you antiAmericanism and ignorance.

The vote to turn Michigan into a right-to-work state will take place today after days of protests in Lansing about the pro-worker legislation that prevents having to pay dues to a union. Not surprisingly, local police are bracing for possible violence today as more protests are planned.

Even with the outcome considered a foregone conclusion, the heated battle over right-to-work legislation in the traditional union bastion of Michigan shows no sign of cooling.

Authorities in Lansing were bracing for an onslaught of demonstrators Tuesday at the Michigan Capitol as the Legislature reconvenes for...