BREAKING: AFL-CIO’s Trumka on EFCA: ‘We’ll find something to tack it on…’
Lately, Politico’s Ben Smith seems to be the reporter embedded with labor leaders. Smith’s the guy that broke the SEIU Andy Stern resignation story and has had a lot of the scoop on what’s happening in the bedrooms within the House of Labor.
As a result, his tweet on twitter this afternoon is particularly relevant as it relates to the job-destroying and hallucinogenically named Employee Free Choice Act:
Lunch w/AFL-CIO prez Trumka, says they took down banner bc it ripped, but that the issue lives: “We’ll find something to tack it on.” via UberTwitter
If this is indeed the back-door route that the new BMOC in DC is going to take on a bill that is bound to kill millions of more jobs, then politicians had better start reading the bills before they vote on them.
“I bring reason to your ears, and, in language as plain as ABC, hold up truth to your eyes.” Thomas Paine, December 23, 1776
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