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Jimmy Hoffa, on Michigan: "We're Going to Have a Civil War"

Marlette John Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 1:03 PM
I say let people quit the union. That has been the law in Michigan for years. However, if they do quit, exclude them from the benefits of the collective bargaining agreement.
IsraelFirsterSecond Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 1:07 PM
exactly. There should be no argument about that.
byeBarry Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 1:06 PM
If they paid into them, they get 'em, ain't life a beech!
Marlette John Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 1:25 PM
TP Cons: Please give back your weekends and you 40-hour week.Oh, yeah, feel free to work for $2 an hour and forget overtime pay. Then you would be free from the influence of unions!
Lars795 Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 1:47 PM
Oh I don't know, union members earn $50 an hour to sit on their a$$. If I tell the company to pay me $30 an hour AND actually do the work, along with various benefits, what do you think they'll do?
Buck O Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 2:29 PM
Please feel free to gfy, marionette.

Yes, this is the same elegant creature who screeched about "taking out" Tea Party "son-of-a-bitches" [sic] at a presidential event last year.  In case you'd forgotten, both the White House and the DNC conspicuously declined to repudiate his vituperation at the time.  Now Jimmy Hoffa, Jr. has taken his anger mismanagement show to CNN, seething about an incipient "civil war" in Michigan:

Jimmy Hoffa, president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, said Tuesday he expects Michigan unions and lawmakers to break out into "civil war" after the state...