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Wisconsin news: stripped-down measure passed against unions

Posted 10-Mar-2011 at 03:39 AM (03:39) by Gurdur (Stranger In An Even Stranger Land)
Updated 10-Mar-2011 at 04:19 AM (04:19) by Gurdur

It has just been reported that the State government of Wisconsin, dominated by Republicans, has found a way to get around a lack of quorum, in that the government convened a committee to simply pass the anti-trade-union elements of the proposed bill (and thereby showed that Governor Scott Walker's target was all along the trade unions and thereby the Democrat party, and it all had nothing to do with the fiscal budgetary excuses he had previously made). He had previously tried open blackmail, threatening...
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