The disaster that is public unions

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    From this article, we can see how well they've done for the health and well-being of Greece. Just as how they've done for Illinois, a bankrupt state spending $1.00 for every $.50 in taxes it takes in. Soon to be replayed in NY and CA....

    http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/18/w...aucracy-defies-efforts-to-cut-it.html?_r=1&hp

    Bureaucracy in Greece Defies Efforts to Cut It

    "ATHENS — Stories of eye-popping waste and abuse of power among Greece’s bureaucrats are legion, including officials who hire their wives, and managers who submit $38,000 bills for office curtains.

    The work force in Greece’s Parliament is so bloated, according to a local press investigation, that some employees do not even bother to come to work because there are not enough places for all of them to sit."
     
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