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26 days ago.
by BobBarker
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"Union fat-cats...myth or reality?"

So...you think labor unions are run by cigar chomping "Union Fat Cats", who receive outrageous salaries and benefits, while living a life of luxury comparable to Saudi Arabian Princes, lording their unrestrained power over the entire United States of America... all on the backs of the union-enslaved workers they represent. Here's your chance to prove it.

 
 

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scrappile

Already showed a link that gave info stating the 8 of the 10 states with the highest poverty levels were right to work states.

Posted 405 days ago.

Tiredofit

Yes that money goes to the international and they give it to who ever they want. THANK you for admitting that finally.

Posted 405 days ago.

Tiredofit

You are Lying. The local shop cannot control dues money allocation by the International.

Posted 405 days ago.

Tiredofit

If the worker actually supported the candidates, they would contribute freely themselves. I guess Commrad Munster knows better how to use your money than you do.

Posted 405 days ago.

Tiredofit

Donations are given willingly, Unions take money from workers without their permission and buy power for themselves.

Posted 405 days ago.

scrappile

“Hello my name is scrappile and I am a cyber bullying troll” ~ scrappile (Feb-25-13 6:36 PM)

“I will end this with a prayer: I`m a troll and I can change if I have to, I guess.” ~ scrappile (Feb-25-13 6:36 PM)(SIC)

. . .

Cyberbullying

Adults often use Internet to vent, bicker, criticize

By Jasmine Rogers Right to work is wrong.c om

“A few people prefer to be bullies and make wild statements about those who have views different from their own.” ~ Art Smith

It’s not OK to be a cyber bully

by Art Smith right to work is wrong.c om

Posted 405 days ago.

scrappile

Michelle Rhee is a lightning rod, she grounds those that flow with her agenda, and attacts attention by her postions on school reform, standardized testing does not tell how well a teacher is performing, public schools take in all students, emotional, learning disabled,etc. all 5 of my kids do not process information the same,so learn different things at differing rates, only 1 excels a the OGT. does that make her teachers the best , no. Ms. Rhee does not want to consider environment in the educational process either, and with her one time position in D.C. schools, that should be something she wants to address. As for cyberbullying, I also express a differing view, do I feel bullied on this site, or feel that I bully on this site. No, never was one to be intimidated. And admit your style of debate is not aGGRESSIVE.

Posted 406 days ago.

scrappile

R1KRA8; Gets paid to paste info against union orginazations, source scrappile, are unions the best thing since sliced bread, no, but they afford the union man to afford that loaf of sliced bread, pensions for retirees, skill training for apprentices, and one of the few chances of achieving the American dream, left in the plutocracy.

Posted 406 days ago.

scrappile

R1KRA8`s next pastie:Plutocrats will change 200+ years of Preamble to the Constitution wording.

We the People in order to form a more perfect" Right to work" group of states. Just doesn`t seem to have the same ring to it.

Posted 406 days ago.

scrappile

The 2013 Mackinac Policy Conference, held Wednesday, May 29 - Friday, May 31, will spur a comprehensive dialogue on culture, education and the 21st century global market. The 2013 Conference will bring together more than 1,500 attendees including Michigan’s top business professionals, government leaders, corporate CEOs, entrepreneurs and veteran regional champions.

The 2013 Conference will feature national experts and innovative change-makers who will challenge us to work collaboratively to create a globally competitive, financially attractive business environment in Michigan HMMMM= No union reps., no ideas or concepts from blue collar, tax paying citizens, only one side of the right to work for less equation will be heard. Could n`t this have been done at the CPAC: Crazy People Attend Conference....

Posted 406 days ago.

scrappile

The big union fight in Michigan explained - CBS News****cbsnews****/.../the-big-union-fight-in-michigan-explain...CachedShare Shared on Google+. View the post. You +1'd this publicly. Undo Dec 11, 2012 – Michigan's GOP governor set to sign right-to-work bill, which Obama calls ... as today that will prevent employees in the state from having to pay dues to a union. ... though they would still receive the benefits of union representation if their ... Opponents of the law also say it's no surprise that businesses are ... Kinda like taxation without representation only in reverse,

Posted 407 days ago.

scrappile

Highest Poverty Rates in Right to Work States. - Religious ...****religiousforums****/.../142613-highest-poverty-rates-ri...CachedShare Shared on Google+. View the post. You +1'd this publicly. Undo 10 posts - 5 authors - Dec 12, 2012 Of the ten states with the highest poverty rates, eight of them are in so-called Right to Work states. Source: U.S. Census Bureau. Discuss

Posted 407 days ago.

scrappile

Corporate tax rate per percentage of GDP in53-61 and 2013. Trade tariff tax rate in53-61 and 2013, trade deficit in 53-61 and 2013, also read the part about equal protection and equal pay for women, it is 2013 and that wage gap still exist with more women being the prime source of income for households, it was not all about unions, but it is still UNION YES

Posted 407 days ago.

scrappile

Unemployment in 53-61 and 2013, number of food stamp recipients in 53-61 and 2013, poverty levels of children in53-61 and 2013, were there stagnant wages for workers in 53-61, did you expect a better life for your kids in 53-61 or 2013, ceo wages to average worker wage in 53-61 and 2013, union representation in53-61 and 2013.

Posted 407 days ago.

scrappile

Wonder why the conservative stranglehold on the Republican party has cost them the popular vote in 5 of the last 6 presidential elections, and got them actually less votes for the house than the Democrats got in 2012, well look no further.

Posted 407 days ago.

scrappile

Extend the protection of the Federal minimum wage laws to as many more workers as is possible and practicable;

Continue to fight for the elimination of discrimination in employment because of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry or sex;

Provide assistance to improve the economic conditions of areas faced with persistent and substantial unemployment;

Revise and improve the Taft-Hartley Act so as to protect more effectively the rights of labor unions, management, the individual worker, and the public.

The protection of the right of workers to organize into unions and to bargain collectively is the firm and permanent policy of the Eisenhower Administration.

***********presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/print.php?pid=25838

Posted 407 days ago.

scrappile

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The Eisenhower Administration will continue to fight for dynamic and progressive programs which, among other things, will:

Stimulate improved job safety of our workers, through assistance to the States, employees and employers;

Continue and further perfect its programs of assistance to the millions of workers with special employment problems, such as older workers, handicapped workers, members of minority groups, and migratory workers;

Strengthen and improve the Federal-State Employment Service and improve the effectiveness of the unemployment insurance system;

Protect by law, the assets of employee welfare and benefit plans so that workers who are the beneficiaries can be assured of their rightful benefits;

Assure equal pay for equal work regardless of Sex;

Federally-assisted construction, and maintain and continue the vigorous administration of the Federal prevailing minimum wage law for public supply contracts;

Extend the protection of the Federal m

Posted 407 days ago.

Tiredofit

Ever notice the Socialists have such good ideas that they have to force people to do them or they don't work

Posted 408 days ago.

Tiredofit

Let union workers opt out of dues money going for political donations. That's fair. Won't happen because of folks like Munster who know they would lose the ability to buy votes.

Posted 408 days ago.

Tiredofit

If everyone is so happy in the Union and supports the political donations, give the a choice. That's fair isn't it Munster? Let them choose to stay in the union they are so happy with without the threat of losing those job. According to you they will all gladly reaffirm their love for the union and stay. But you know they would run like a rabbit if they could but won't admit it.

Posted 408 days ago.
 
 
 
 

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