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Public Unions are Public Enemy No. 1

MontieR Wrote: Sep 13, 2012 11:57 AM
In today's society, there is NOT one good thing the public sector unions can claim they have accomplished. However they can (and rightfully so) claim responsibility for destroying Americas steel industry, auto industry AND bankrupting some of Americas biggest city's and even some entire states.

Their hunger can’t be satisfied.

In a country where government spending now makes up 40 percent of our GDP annually and where our national debt is 106 percent of our GDP, public employees are helping out their fellow citizens during tough economic times by demanding a larger slice of the shrinking national pie.

In California, the state public pension plan is stiffing private investors- even ones they just recently borrowed from to make up for poor investment performance- in order to make sure that government employees are golden.

In another case in California, the Poway Unified School District is...

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