Post Tagged with: "government employee unions"

July 7, 2012 08:45

Tax dollars fund union lobbyists

Obama’s union jobs funds get diverted to pay for union workers to do union work including lobbying for more union pay and benefits from taxpayers. How stupid can we get?

June 25, 2012 13:51

Public unions pushing cities to bankruptcy

Public unions are suing to force bankrupt cities to honor high pension benefits. If cities file bankruptcy union contracts could be thrown out.

November 23, 2011 07:12

Union War on Wisconsin Governor Walker

Out-of-state Big Money will pour into Wisconsin to dump Gov. Walker and his lieutenant governor, Rebecca Kleefisch, plus four GOP state senators the unions don’t like much, either. (No pushovers, those four legislators.) Massive funds will come from dues collected in other states (in the spirit of solidarity) to be dispensed in far-off Wisconsin. Why?

April 1, 2011 06:56

The Government Union Right to Viagra is Bankrupting You

Forcing taxpayers to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars a year for government union Viagra is not unique to Montgomery County. In fact, the very same government unions that were demanding their “right” to collective bargaining in Wisconsin have repeatedly fought for their “right” to Viagra as well:

February 25, 2011 06:14

Obama will ‘walk the line’ for unions

Reiterating his staunch advocacy for unions, Obama said he would ‘walk on that picket line with you as President of the United States of America.’ Unions make up about 12% of the work force. What about the other 78%?

May 10, 2010 05:41

Outrage: Obama Administration Targets Military for Pay Reductions

President Barack Obama – who came to power with the help of government employee unions across the nation – and has lavished on them hundreds of billions in stimulus funds to keep them on federal, state and local payrolls with no strings attached – is moving to cut spending on salaries for military personnel.