Post Tagged with: "County and Municipal Employees"

April 1, 2011 04:41

We’ve Become a Nation of Takers, Not Makers

More Americans work for the government than work in construction, farming, fishing, forestry, manufacturing, mining and utilities combined. We have moved decisively from a nation of makers to a nation of takers.

March 1, 2010 17:01

Detroit Mayor Bing on unions: ‘Either they can’t read, they can’t add or they can’t comprehend’

He blamed union officials, who he said have repeatedly tried to delay negotiations in court unsuccessfully, including asking a judge at one point to jail Bing for contempt. Bing said he is sensitive to the rank-and-file city employees but said the city is in a “financial crisis”.