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Unions Slump on Bad Obama Bet

RodT Wrote: Feb 18, 2013 10:46 AM
I think the unions have suffered from one of the progressive’s often fatal mistakes. Instead of staying in the shadows, to do their dirty work under cover, they saw their messiah as the end of the need to hide their Marxist ways. So they came out of their closet, to attack anyone that would oppose their messiah. Unfortunately, the voters have been enlightened too. See unions have a single goal, unions. And when they have free access to your tax money, it’s not something anyone paying taxes enjoys. Unions didn’t build this country, they just made sure everything costs more to the consumers and when our elected leaders use the force of law to enrich them, it’s not something tax payers like.

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...