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Sorry for the short diary as I'm on my way out the door to my nephew's championship baseball game but, I had to blast this out quick.
HufPo has a nice little ditty up about various Green Bay Packers who've been speaking out urging voters to vote out Scott Walker.

 

Green Bay Packers players are helping to get out the vote in the Wisconsin recall elections.

On Monday, wide receiver Tori Gurley and tight end Jermichael Finley tweeted their support for the labor movement in their state, noting that they are members of unions. Cornerback Charles Woodson has also been an outspoken supporter of collective bargaining rights.

Wisconsinites, this is a great fun fact to share on your social networks with friends and family on election eve! If there's one thing that most all Wisconsin folks value, it's the green & gold! I'm more of a Brewers/baseball fan but hell i'll take it! On Wisconsin, ALL HANDS ON DECK. Tomorrow I'll be driving to GOTV from start to stop! Let's do this!

Originally posted to astronautagogo on Mon Jun 04, 2012 at 04:22 PM PDT.

Also republished by In Support of Labor and Unions and Badger State Progressive.

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