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  •  WTF? Cutting off union members' kids from (2+ / 0-)
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    Upper West, maybeeso in michigan

    food stamps?  How is that supposed to work?  What makes him think union members working for a company make any more than non-union members necessarily?  WTF?

    That's one more thing to add to my long list of small problems. --my son, age 10

    by concernedamerican on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 09:05:58 AM PST

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      maybeeso in michigan

      to be "fair" his proposal is that if one family member goes on strike, the whole family will be cut from food stamps.

      so you're at no risk as long as you don't do the most important thing a union can do!

      The GOP: "You can always go to the Emergency Room."

      by Upper West on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 09:12:48 AM PST

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      •  But WTF? How can he propose forcing the (2+ / 0-)
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        Upper West, maybeeso in michigan

        federal or state government to be the bully club behind a private corporation's dealings with its workers?  Especially when he doesn't want the federal or state government to be a bully club behind a push to unionize in the first place?  

        Oh, I forgot.  Never mind.

        That's one more thing to add to my long list of small problems. --my son, age 10

        by concernedamerican on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 10:03:34 AM PST

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