Posts tagged ‘AFL-CIO’

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka is 71,  an attorney,  – and has spent his entire life as a Union Organizer and Union Officer.   He only got his hands dirty in the mines briefly – in his youth. He has been a reliable Democrat Pied Piper of union votes and union campaign money for decades.  Will he […]

His latest gaffe occurred on Tuesday, as he spoke at an AFL-CIO confab in Philadelphia. “When I went up to the — there was the Rite Aid strike.  I looked out in that parking lot when I was talking with the folks and I was walking a picket line up in Boston, and what happened?  […]

Back in the 2008 era of “Hope & Change”, Union Leadership sided with the Obama Campaign, amid swirls of pipe dreams, – free medical, bigger pensions, automatic check-off, $15.oo/Hour minimum wage, and an endless supply of “Clean Green Jobs”. Today with 94,000,000 Americans not working, and kiosks replacing fast-food workers, – do you think America’s […]