Former autoworker: ‘This is not management versus union. It’s right versus wrong’
Sixteen mentions in 2008; final 2012 platform drops Democrats’ promises to protect workers pensions
‘If a company goes bankrupt, then workers need to be our top priority’
‘We have people making decisions that may be unduly influenced by huge sums of money’
Problems are far greater than government officials would like you to believe
David Thomas began collecting a pension for his legislative service without leaving office
1991 law has left retired labor officials in a position to receive a large windfall from Chicago’s ailing pension funds
All too often, the federal government steps in to protect businesses from the consequences of their mistakes.
Private-sector workers should be the ones on strike. We’re the ones who have to support the government workers’ bloated salaries and pensions.
Bloomberg calls for major pension reform - My FOX NY
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says we can’t “continue funding a government operating system that was built for another era”
As billions in stimulus aid dry up, state and local governments face serious financial crisis
Greek protesters shut down schools, hospitals - Bloomberg.com
Communist Party of Greece also responsible for draping banners over the the ancient Acropolis reading ‘Peoples of Europe Rise Up’