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Jimmy Hoffa's Personal and Hypocritical Class War

nimh2 Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 6:38 AM
I observed an "election of union officers" of a union that will be unnamed. There was no secret ballot. When entering the union hall, you were asked which "slate" you would be voting for. Depending on your response, you were then handed either a fluorescent-green or a fluorescent orange "ballot". By the stares and remarks from those standing around, you had better not have chosen a fluorescent-orange "ballot". This was the state of union officers elections . . .

Yesterday Teamsters Union President Jimmy Hoffa called for a civil war in Michigan over new right-to-work legislation that allows workers to decide whether or not they want to join a labor union. The Teamsters' official Twitter account called Michigan Governor Richard Snyder's move to sign the bill into law the start of a class war in the state.


Jimmy Hoffa must be forgetting about his own personal class war against his own union workers. Hoffa made nearly $300,000 in 2010. With benefits, Hoffa made nearly