Kudos to Rick Scott

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    This is probably the one and only time I will feel any warmth toward our rightwing gov...

    Florida Governor Rick Scott Gives Thumbs Up To Public Worker Organizing | TPMDC
     
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    Good for him. If he means it.
     
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    That's a shock. Didn't he get the Memo?

    Kill the Unions!

    Hugs and kisses
    The Koch Brothers.
     
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    You assume Floridians "know what they are doing".
    Does that include Broward county ? :lol:
     
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    Yeah...And he's to the left of FDR.


     
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    oh they still get to organize and negotiate but it's limited to their salaries only, not their benefits. makes sense to me, once they're weaned from the private sugar tit they should stay weaned.
     
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    That's because AFSCEI or whatever they are called has rolled over like a little bitch. Scott is proposing an effective 15% pay cut and the union has basically acquiesced.
     
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    :lol:

    That's freaking hilarious.
     
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    :lol: He may issue an apology tomorrow, who knows?
     
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    hush your mouth!!!
     

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