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Unions Slump on Bad Obama Bet

olerocker/bluesman Wrote: Feb 18, 2013 1:39 PM
I have been on both sides of the table, first union then management, and what you say is very true, these were most talked about, except when loaning out an employee to another dept. for a short time, and if the employee complained, we went to the table and worked it out...unions don't work that way any more....shame...in my 27 years, only had three strikes and none lasted over 14 days.....

Alarm bells are going off for labor unions around the country.

Four years after electing the most pro-labor president of the last half-decade, it looks like the scheme has backfired.

In 2008 and 2012 labor unions used everything, including a little body English, ballot stuffing and voter intimidation to elect a president who would bring the prestige of presidential backing to recruitment efforts for labor unions.  

Since then not only have labor unions taken historic defeats in former union strongholds, like Wisconsin and Michigan, labor union membership is declining at a rate that will make them a...