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

tuttletacoma Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 9:09 AM
if the unions are so wonderful why was joining them a condition of having a job at the compabnies they were blackmailing and if the unions are so beloved, why aren't the members happily giving them their required dues, rather then having them deducted by their employers and then turned over to the thugs running the unions and as reported why are the [pensions of the thugs running the unions funded at nearly 100% while those of the slugs paying their dues only funded at around 60% seems in the union barnyard, the pigs running the unions are more important and treated better then the slugs forced to pay their dues

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...