What's wrong with Unions?

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    I am not sure why conservatives fear and dislike unions. It seems they operate in a conservative fashion, and continue building America and making it a better place. What's wrong with Unions?
     
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    Conservatives do?.....i belong to a Union with many guys in it who are Conservative Republicans......so i guess you misspoke....:eusa_eh:
     
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    Graft, corruption, intimidation, lazy workers...the list is endless.
     
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    Unions do not earn, save and fund the capital going into a business. Their workers retire quicker and faster than management and have better benefit packages than mid and lower level management. Union workers receive overtime pay. Management works off a salary.
    If they could receive higher dues from a Republican candidate then they would change loyalties in a second.
    Unions are for people that are not confident and intelligent enough to negotiate their pay with the individual skills they have.
     
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    SHITao, Originally, unions were necessary. Even today some legit, clean unions are a good thing.

    As for the present day unions .....in general, NO EXPLANATIONS ARE NECESSARY !!!

    If you can't figure it out, you're a bigger Obamarrhoidal LIEberrhoid idiot than I thought you were.
     
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    Are you trying to supplant rdean?
     
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    Dean has a few new people here, who are all trying to be the one who gets to rub his feet ......
     
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    Good grief, syrenn. You have a very crappy opinion of the average union worker.
     

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