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Unions Furious: Michigan to Become Right-to-Work State Today

Simplecaveman Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 11:49 AM
All forced upon banks to approve loans to people who didn't qualify by the government - namely Clinton and Reno. This wonderful piece of legislation was passed and signed by Jimmy Carter. Thanks libs!
AmericanObserver Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 11:53 AM
Absolutely, absolutely WRONG. The amount associated with so-called 'bad loans' was only 3% of the total disaster. The remainder was all phony economic derivatives foisted on unsuspecting public by investment banks. Stop watching Fox "news" and GET SOME FACTS>

The vote to turn Michigan into a right-to-work state will take place today after days of protests in Lansing about the pro-worker legislation that prevents having to pay dues to a union. Not surprisingly, local police are bracing for possible violence today as more protests are planned.

Even with the outcome considered a foregone conclusion, the heated battle over right-to-work legislation in the traditional union bastion of Michigan shows no sign of cooling.

Authorities in Lansing were bracing for an onslaught of demonstrators Tuesday at the Michigan Capitol as the Legislature reconvenes for...