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Old 02-24-2011, 03:15 AM   #3
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Just wanted to pop in and say that this:
Originally Posted by Totenkopf
Interestingly, btw, even FDR opposed public sector unions.
is misleading, if not a downright lie.
What he was opposed to was unions shutting down the government, not the existence of unions themselves.

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But they have become somewhat redundant given things like OSHA/EEOC/etc.. and a whole host of other govt regs/laws that are supposed to protect workers.
And where did we get these regulations? Through unions! I have no doubt that if these anti-union bills get passed, we'll start seeing even more encroachment on these laws that are used to justify saying unions are redundant.

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