The SEIU and Its ‘Extreme’ Election Shenanigans
With the labor movement in full panic mode over the prospects of a devastating mid-term election, the SEIU is turning up the heat all across the country, trying to figure out ways in which to demonize Republicans as well as to get ballots into boxes. So far, in addition to vowing to spend tens of millions, the SEIU’s tactics seems to be gearing up its | Read More »
Dear Union Members: Will you follow your union bosses or the Founding Fathers on Nov. 2nd?
If you’re a union member, the question posed by the title of this post might initially offend you. However, get past it for a moment and answer this question for yourself: Which do you support more, your union or the United States of America and the freedoms so many fought and died for? You see, it is really coming down to that choice and, in | Read More »
GOTV: Fighting for Freedom in the Fall
promoted from the diaries by haystack…if we’re serious about winning, now truly is the time to get off the pot… On November 2nd, Americans will, once again, head to the ballot box in what may be the most important election facing this nation’s future in at least a generation. As in all elections, the outcome will be determined by those who actually vote—which is why | Read More »
Labor Day or Big Union Boss Day?
This Labor Day, as opposed to unions organizing parades celebrating the work done by union members’ hands, today’s parades are more a testament to the failure of private-sector unions and the plague that public-sector unions have become. Five years after writing an essay entitled The Labor Movement is Brain Dead (and it’s time to pull the plug), in the age of government paternalism, when capital | Read More »
Harry Reid gets an inconvenient question about SEIU stormtroopers
During a May 28th press conference, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was asked an inconvenient question by Kerry Picket. During a press conference last Friday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, told reporters about a bipartisan amicus brief to the Supreme Court supporting the right of military families to bury the remains of their loved ones without being protested. I asked Mr. Reid if the | Read More »
The SEIU, the NPA & Organized, Premeditated Intimidation
Promoted from the diaries by Caleb. It wasn’t a secret. They were planning it for weeks. Their plans were to protest and intimidate. And, protest and intimidate they did. They even brag about it on their website: A little rain didn’t stop thousands of people from gathering on K Street to call out the big bank lobbyists corrupting our democracy. After two days of confronting | Read More »
Arizona’s Electrifying Response to the Left’s Boycotts-R-Us Campaign
Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything. Wyatt Earp With the SEIU, the UFCW and the AFL-CIO up in arms over Arizona’s new immigration law (which enforces already-existing law), Obama administration officials Eric Holder and Janet Napolitano have admitted they haven’t actually read the law, despite their condemnation. Meanwhile, the City of Los Angeles has opted to boycott the State of Arizona. According to union-bought backed Los | Read More »
Opposing unions means you go to hell?…Really?
Promoted from diaries by Bill S. You know the old saying about religion and politics? Well, sometimes the twain do meet… Never mind that today’s unions rake in roughly thirteen billion dollars a year from workers (the majority of whom are forced to pay the union or be fired from their jobs); and never mind the history of violence and union corruption; and never mind the desire | Read More »
PA-12: Wanna make union bosses mad?…
…then help Tim Burns retire Jack Murtha’s legacy by flooding the airwaves in PA-12 with this ad. Tim Burn’s money bomb has two days left. __________________ “I bring reason to your ears, and, in language as plain as ABC, hold up truth to your eyes.”Thomas Paine, December 23, 1776 Follow LaborUnionReport on Twitter.
Next Tuesday’s “other race” in Pennsylvania
[from the diaries by haystack] Union bosses are nervous about Pennsylvania. They should be. Next Tuesday is a BIG deal in Pennsylvania, as it is one of the six union “firewall” states that union bosses want to keep in union Democrat control. So far, things aren’t looking so good for them. After the desperate party-switching Arlen Specter got the endorsements of Barack Obama, the SEIU, | Read More »