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by Tiredofit
BobDahler
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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

ch Brothers - Salon**** Whether right-to-work legislation is pushed next in Ohio or elsewhere, the battle will be fierce. ... Right-wing groups, some backed by the Koch brothers, ... ****salon****/topic/koch_brothers , Riki,Charles and Dave.

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

Oh yes Capt.Kenny Harris, fat cat parasite.

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

We Are Ohio’s Case Against Right to Work | Media Trackers Ohio “Ohioans support collective bargaining ... the measure proposed by Ohioans for Workplace Freedom is nothing like SB 5. ... cforms contact form by delicious:days. ohio.mediatrackers****/2012/11/26/we-?are-ohios-case-vs...

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

Ohio “Right to Work” backers find funding, begin hiring ... Ohioans for Workplace Freedom and their partners announced plans to put a “Right to Work” amendment, ... (almost like SB 5) ... Use the form below to search the site: ****plunderbund****/2012/03/24/ohio-?right-to-work

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

Ohioans for workplace freedom, is a trick on wordplay, non imformed voters will cast a vote for anything with the word 'freedom' in it, the movement was formed after the shellacking those against worker rights took on SOB-5.

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

Riki, you think Munster earned his retirement, or like you and Lyin Ryan, livin off da gubbimint. Parasite, pfft. Now the Walton family, they would be parasites.

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

From Reagan to Bush, how the GOP has broken the American ... Former President George W. Bush speaks at the Summit to Save Lives on September 13, 2011 in Washington, DC. ****examiner****/article/from-reagan-to-?bush-how-the-gop... Asked and answered David, Charles, and RIKI

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

"The Texas AFL-CIO stands in awe of Captain Kenny Harris's bravery. Brother Harris, a 30-year member of the Fire Fighters union, died in the West, Texas explosion after responding to the initial fire to help the volunteers in the community where he lived..." More: ***********wfaa****/news/texas-news/powerful-exploson-rocks-town-north-of-waco-203508001.html Thoughts and prayers to all the families in their time of need/loss, another union worker without a choice, of whether to answer the call, now who will hear his voice, David, Charles or RIKI

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

Parlez vous FRENCH FRIES?

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

Rikifake, I`ll take a large order of fries with that, and you can take your lies about unions, their reps, and spread them wherever you want, I`m sure David and Charles are real proud of the way you represent their anti american worker propaganda. it`s a plain fact less union representation, equals lower wages, higher poverty levels, less worker safety, lowers the bar for education. , you remind of the David Alan Coe song, David, Charles and Riki.

Posted 518 days ago.

scrappile

Whew Rassmussen, another fairly imbalanced pollster.

Posted 519 days ago.

scrappile

We know who the characters are behind RTW and we know their motives, What I dont understand is why wrongrikifake, wants to back billionaires, while wearing a paper hat and asking" Do you want fries with that?" dont you think those that own statehouses have enough wealth and power, apparently not, why else be a pollyanna for them.

Posted 519 days ago.

scrappile

Bill Moyers: ALEC: The Scheme to Remake America, One State ... [Sep 26, 2012] Automakers Recall Millions Of Vehicles Over ... The Scheme to Remake America, One State House at a Time ... the American Legislative Exchange Council. ( 263 Comments ) ****huffingtonpost****/bill-moyers/alec-?the-scheme-to...

Posted 520 days ago.

NasCarNut

The National Right to Work Committee and its legal arm, the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, are longtime proponents of right to work. The group claims to be a “worker advocate,” but an examination of its press releases issued between 2003 and 2005 showed no reference to any attempt to improve benefits or working conditions for workers; and only one mention of increasing wages. Meanwhile, the organization continuously pushes reports with outdated and flawed information to advance right to work. National Right to Work refuses to disclose its donors. However, like ALEC, the group has connections to the ultra-conservative Koch brothers.

Posted 520 days ago.

NasCarNut

High-tech companies that provide good-paying, American jobs favor states where unions have a strong presence, because unions provide a high-skilled workforce and decrease turnover.

Communities lose jobs when wages are lowered by right to work. The Economic Policy Institute estimates that for every $1 million in wage cuts, the local economy sheds six jobs.

Right to work does not improve the employment rate. In fact, eight of the 12 states with the highest unemployment rates have right-to-work laws on the books.

According to a report from Ohio University, these laws actually led to a decrease in employment in certain industries.

Posted 520 days ago.

NasCarNut

Just some facts...

Workers living in right-to-work states earn about $1,500 less per year than workers in states without these laws. The wage penalty is even higher for women and workers of color.

The rate of employer-sponsored health insurance for workers in right-to-work states is 2.6 percentage points lower than in states without these restrictions.

According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the rate of workplace deaths is 52.9 percent higher in right-to-work states.

Posted 520 days ago.

NasCarNut

Right-to-work supporters hide behind the claim that right to work protects workers who don’t want to join a union or agree with a union’s politics. But federal labor law already protects workers who don’t want to join a union or make political contributions.

Right to work’s true purpose is to hurt the ability of unions to advocate for all workers and serve as a check on corporate greed.

Posted 520 days ago.

scrappile

“The Workplace Freedom Amendment does not end unions or forbid any union contract provisions other than forced dues or fees.”

“The Workplace Freedom Amendment does not prevent unions from forming.”

“The Workplace Freedom Amendment does not prevent anyone from joining a union.” The workplace freedom amendment is backed by Koch industries, Freedom works, and others who want to supress wages and worker rights, not to mention do away with safety regulations, it has been shown numerous times in an abundance of information stating facts that RTW laws, increase poverty,have a negative impact on education, and workers are more likely to be hurt or even killed in RTW states. Keep defending the RTW amendment with a false representation of freedom...

Posted 520 days ago.

BeRight

and what the UAW did at Lordstown is wrong also.

Posted 522 days ago.

scrappile

Cooper Tire workers expose sweatshop conditions at Ohio ... The workers now fighting wage and benefit cuts at the Cooper Tire factory in Findlay, Ohio are ... Missy Mareches shows ... “I know a guy in the plant ... ****wsws****/en/articles/2011/12/coop-?d14.html -Right to screw the workforce is wrong

Posted 522 days ago.
 
 
 
 

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