The unemployment rate has been going down over the last few months - slowly, yes, but surely - and the economy has appeared more resilient then predicted in the wake of sequestration going into effect. There may be underlying problems there.
And here you thought the problem with labor unions where their tendency to go on strike. . . Nope. They might just break some kneecaps first. . .
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