Right-to-Work in Michigan: Desperate times and all of that…
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com. They like to say that the UAW brought you the forty-hour work week and a little something known as the weekend. And while I haven’t enjoyed a regular forty-hour work week or an actual work-free weekend since I entered the work force full-time over a decade ago I’m willing to acknowledge that such things do in fact exist. In | Read More »
Union leaders cancel parade
As stated on local news here in West Michigan some of the Union leadership took steps to cancel the Labor Day Parade through Grand Rapids. **Their decision was based on the loss of jobs here in Michigan and the leaders thought the money $30,000 could be better spent getting people to support Union friendly democrats. Well that shows just how much the Union leadership supports | Read More »
Free Market Group to Release Undercover SEIU Video on Labor Day
Today, the Alliance for Worker Freedom (AWF) announcedthe release of an SEIU video on Sept 1st, Labor Day. The video will also be released on RedState.com. Taken at the “Take Back the Economy” rally on July 17 at the McCain NOVA headquarters, the video shows an elected official and a union member making ridiculous statements about the economy and about unions. Stay tunned for the | Read More »
Welcome to Detroit, Denver!
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com. Denver police issued the following statement to Local 4: “A dispute took place and our officers responded to the hotel. We are told hotel guests became upset by the loud outbursts. No charges were filed, but additional officers were called to help control congressman Conyers wife, Monica.” Welcome to Detroit, Denver! Apparently the Detroit City Councilwoman and DNC convention | Read More »
Economics and Government
Wonder what the unionized labor of the State Michigan Government thinks of the anouncement yesterday by Govenor Granholm. She stated she is proposing taking from the state pensions to stimulate economic growth in the Detroit area. Will that make the democratic union leadership take notice. Oh that’s right they want to take away secret ballots so your quess is as good as mine.
Giant Michigan special interest group spending millions to buy Obama Presidency, sans outcry
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com. Raise your hand if you hate special interest money controlling government and politics. Yes, yes, I see that hand. Yep, see that one too. OK, gotcha, check, right… Rich Robinson, you can put your hands down, we know you only hate SOME special interest money and certainly not the undisclosed special interest money that pays your bills. Moving on… | Read More »
Articles of Interest 7-18-08
109 DaysUntil Election DayJuly 18, 2008 MORNING UPDATE: McCAIN FUNDRAISER ABIG SUCCESS…at Ambassador Peter Secchia’s home on LakeMichigan. The final numbers aren’t in, but this maybethe largest fundraiser ever held in West Michigan for a Republicancandidate. As always, Peter and Joan Secchia were gracioushosts. MACKINAC CENTEREXPOSES…who’s behind the Reform Michigan GovernmentNow proposal and why it’s really just a ploy to take over thecourts and legislature | Read More »
Conservative Blogger Blows Lid Off Union’s “Coup Attempt!”
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com. Today Michigan’s Mackinac Center for Public Policy made public an incredible document from a union Web site that appears to expose a so-called “Reform Michigan Government Now” ballot initiative sponsored by unions as a blatant attempt at – the document’s title tells it all – “Changing the Rules of Politics in Michigan to Help Democrats.” This is a major | Read More »