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Walmart Stands Firm Against Union Thugs

November 26, 2012
Walmart Stands Firm Against Union Thugs

Immediately after Barack Obama’s reelection, his union masters beat their chests and growled their demand for “Card Check,” the decidedly anti-American dream of Big labor to use physical intimidation to force all of America to be unionized. Under this demented scheme union goons would be allowed to threaten and intimidate workers to scare them into voting […]

Twinkies Maker Hostess Going Out of Business, CEO Blames Union Strike

November 16, 2012
Twinkies Maker Hostess Going Out of Business, CEO Blames Union Strike

Hostess, the makers of Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Wonder Bread, is going out of business after striking workers failed to heed a Thursday deadline to return to work, the company said. “We deeply regret the necessity of today’s decision, but we do not have the financial resources to weather an extended nationwide strike,” Hostess CEO […]

Union Money in Elections

September 4, 2012
Union Money in Elections

This election year, millions of Americans will donate to the political candidates and initiatives of their choice at the local, state, and federal levels. But for unionized workers, union dues come out of their paychecks and go to political causes—and they aren’t consulted on where that money will go. In July, The Wall Street Journal’s […]

Labor Union Limits Focus To 8 Battleground States

June 19, 2012
Labor Union Limits Focus To 8 Battleground States

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the nation’s most politically active labor unions plans to focus its resources on fewer states this year while working to help re-elect President Barack Obama. The Service Employees International Union said Tuesday it will target its massive field campaign on turning out voters in just eight battleground states — about […]

Obama Campaign Asks Unions to Help Cover Convention Costs

April 25, 2012
Obama Campaign Asks Unions to Help Cover Convention Costs

President Barack Obama’s political advisers are pressing labor unions to contribute to the Democratic convention in September to cover a fundraising shortfall resulting from their self-imposed ban on corporate donations, according to two people familiar with the matter. Democratic officials gave representatives of the major U.S. unions, including the AFL-CIO, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters […]

Secretive nationwide network gives SEIU new organizing muscle

March 5, 2012
Secretive nationwide network gives SEIU new organizing muscle

The politically aggressive Service Employees International Union (SEIU) has quietly created a national network of at least eight community-organizing groups, some of which function alongside the Occupy Wall Street movement, a Daily Caller investigation shows. Incorporated by the SEIU as local non-profits, the groups are waging concerted local political campaigns to publicly attack conservative political […]

Obama’s Labor Department Blasted in Public Comments Over Dangerous ‘Persuader’ Proposal

September 26, 2011
Obama’s Labor Department Blasted in Public Comments Over Dangerous ‘Persuader’ Proposal

Last week, the public comment period closed on the Obama Labor Department’s proposed regulatory change to alter a 1959 law that would make employers and their service providers (attorneys and various consultants) file financial disclosure statements and make personal information public, all in order to give union bosses hit lists of individuals and companies to […]

Rush Limbaugh – Don Hoffa Said It, Just How Obama Wrote It Part One

September 7, 2011
Rush Limbaugh – Don Hoffa Said It, Just How Obama Wrote It Part One

Palin Assails Hoffa ‘Thuggery’ for SOB Swipe at Tea Party

September 6, 2011
Palin Assails Hoffa ‘Thuggery’ for SOB Swipe at Tea Party

Sarah Palin lashed out at Teamster President James Hoffa’s “thuggery” in maligning tea partyers as “sons of bitches” as he introduced President Barack Obama at a Labor Day rally in Detroit. Hoffa called members of the conservative grouping “sons of bitches” during his intro to the president at the Motor City event. “President Obama, this […]

Obama’s pride in Jimmy Hoffa emboldens hate mongers everywhere

September 6, 2011
Obama’s pride in Jimmy Hoffa emboldens hate mongers everywhere

Blame Barack Obama for the vitriol and hatred pouring in to letters to the editors and comment sections overnight for news sites like Canada Free Press (CFP). Thuggish Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa told Obama over the weekend: “President Obama, this is your army. We are ready to march. Let’s take these son of bitches out […]

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