Originally Posted by Totenkopf
To the degree that unions made their political contributions strictly voluntary and transparent, fine. If all the dems/libs in a union want their money going to the dem party via the union, don't have a problem with that. However, I'm with TC on this.....people shouldn't be forced to have their dues money go to a party they don't support. Let the unions have fundraisers for that kind of thing.
If we outlaw unions for this reason, shouldn't we also outlaw Chamber of Commerce, Better Business Bureau and the NRA? I use to be a member of all three then figured out they did not give money based on who supported their agenda, but to a political party.