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Saturday, August 28, 2010

Ladies and Gentlemen, the 45th President of the United States
Posted by Jill | 11:08 AM
Better lay in a BIG supply of Orville Redenbacher and Jack Daniels, because I am telling you right now, that starting January 20, 2013, we are going to have four-to-eight years of listening to (or reading) incoherent stuff like this:
In the past there were many great union leaders who courageously defended the rights of workers. Unions were founded for all the right reasons! They were to give working men and women the clout to negotiate fairly with their employers and to fight for decent pay and working conditions. The unions of old would often end up fighting big government on behalf of the little guy. Today’s unions seem to be big government’s most enthusiastic supporters. It’s turned into some nonsense when union bosses back the government takeover of the car industry, and the mortgage industry, and the entire health care sector. And with the help of big government they aim to push through card check legislation that some characterize as being unfair to workers, and even un-American, because of its insistence on stripping workers of their right to privacy with a secret ballot. And that’s not just me voicing concern over card check – ask current union members how comfortable they are with what some of their leaders are saying about the legislation.

To my hardworking, patriotic brothers and sisters in the labor movement: you don’t have to put up with the scare tactics and the big government agenda of the union bosses. There is a different home for you: the commonsense conservative movement. It cares about the same things you and I care about: a government that doesn’t spend beyond its means, an economy focused on creating good jobs with good wages, and a leadership that is proud of America’s achievements and doesn’t go around apologizing to everyone for who we are.

My friends, that woman is an idiot. Compared to her, W. was Demosthenes.

I wonder if Chris Christie agrees with her about the virtues of unions.

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Blogger Barry said...
>Better lay in a BIG supply of Orville Redenbacher and Jack Daniels...

Way ahead of you on this one.