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    Taking A Stand!!!

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    Default Corporate America: 'Have You No Sense of Decency?'

    Of course they don't!!!!!!

    Anyone who has followed the U.S. economy in recent years can tell you while corporate America and their wealthy executives have recovered from the last recession, middle-class families have not. About 95 percent of income gains between 2009 and 2012 went to the top one percent. Big business has used the opportunity to increase its bottom line even more. Yet it still asks for more.
    Sometimes that still isn't enough. In Washington State, for example, the state government offered airplane manufacturer Boeing $8.7 billion in tax breaks from now through 2040 so it would agree to build its new 777x jetliner in state instead of moving production to its non-union South Carolina plant and overseas. But the company, which recently recorded record profits, said that wasn't enough and sought union concessions. The future of the deal is now in doubt.

    The Teamsters, too, have taken a stand against businesses seeking to increase profits on the back of workers. Whether its Chicago funeral directors who went on strike more than four months ago and have been locked out of their jobs by funeral home giant Service Corporate International or port truck drivers who just this week stood up to employers that want them to work as contract workers instead of employees even though they work full-time hours, hard-working Americans are pushing back on the anti-worker agenda being pressed by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) and others.
    They take a stand except where Freight Teamsters are concerned.

    Corporate America: 'Have You No Sense of Decency?' | James P. Hoffa

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    Default Re: Corporate America: 'Have You No Sense of Decency?'

    Corporate America: 'Have You No Sense of Decency?' | James P. Hoffa

    IMO, what a hypocrite. Yeah, gee, I wonder who those 'others' are Mr. Hoffa? Other than ALEC, of course.
    Last edited by Spaghetti; 11-29-2013 at 11:06 AM.

 

 

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