Post Tagged with: "union payoff"

October 22, 2011 10:38

Biden pushes $95 million campaign funding with “rape and murder” fear tactics

Biden’s recent comments supporting the $35 billion union funding “jobs” bill will put at least $95 million into Democrat campaign coffers. Public sector union employees in California alone already generate $20 million A MONTH in political campaign influence.

September 19, 2011 05:24

One Reason Obama Wants Another State Bailout

A new study from two Harvard economists suggests that the president’s affinity for these subsidies might have something to do with the fact that the aid would be particularly helpful to states with more left-leaning legislators and strong public sector unions.

April 28, 2011 05:30

Obama sues Boeing over non-union plant

With 1,000 jobs and Boeing’s $2 billion investment in South Carolina at risk the suit by the government could have harmful consequences in the global investment community.

February 11, 2011 08:50

Derailing at high speed

Still trying to come up with big government union spending projects that will be palatable to the American people Obama’s latest Democrat campaign funding plan is to pour billions down the high speed rail rat hole.

December 8, 2010 05:30

Crony Car Capitalism – the mother of all union payoffs

The Obama administration rigged the bankruptcy to favor the union, rigged the IPO to favor the union, and has purchased much of the inventory unsalable in the free market, again to benefit the union (and the environmentalists). But of course, the unions (and the environmentalists) pumped many millions of dollars into Obama’s campaign. They also and pumped many millions into trying to keep Democratic candidates in office in the last election.

August 5, 2010 06:53

Senate passes $26 billion union bailout bill

“The American people don’t want more Washington ‘stimulus’ spending – especially in the form of a payoff to union bosses and liberal special interests,” said House Minority Leader John A. Boehner, Ohio Republican. “This stunning display of tone-deafness comes at the expense of American workers.”

June 16, 2010 05:20

Unions out bid big oil for influence with Democrats

Government employee unions — through their employees and political action committees — have contributed more money to congressional candidates this election than all the PACs, executives and employees of the entire oil industry, according to data from the Center for Responsive Politics. Because 92 percent of public-employee union money goes to Democrats, President Obama’s party has raised more money from these unions this cycle than Republicans have raised from Wall Street.

June 15, 2010 04:44

Democrats in Congress Want To Bail Out Union Pensions

We’ve been warning you this was coming. Unions have pledged over $100 MILLION to keep imcumbent Democrats in power. This is the payoff.

May 24, 2010 07:38

Teachers Seek $23b- Lifeline or Bailout? or union payoff?

In a blatant attempt at campaign support, Obama and desperate Democrats line up behind more federal spending for union bailouts. This time its another $23 BILLION to go to failed states to fund exorbitant teacher union benefits.

May 21, 2010 09:00

Unions to spend $100 MILLION+ on saving Democrats -will want even more payback

Even though unions have already gotten taxpayer bailouts of benefits ($20 BILLION in GM fiasco alone), preferential treatment in federally funded work, the overturning of 76 year rules on unionization, ownership in Chrysler and GM to the detriment of shareholders, creditors and taxpayers, and the lions share of stimulus money directed to public work projects which will have to be union, they will be expecting more like taxpayer funding of a trillion dollars of under funded union pension liabilities.