Wisconsin votes anti-union bill in

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    Mostly Symbolic, but glad we now have a focus on Wisconsin state politics.
     
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    Yep, thanks to the WI Dems, the state is an international laughing stock. :lol::lol:
     
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    And now, the heat is on for the MIA Dems. They had some buffer as long as the Bill was in the House, but now that it is on to the Senate, their ability to hide becomes even more critical.

    They are going to have to step up their game, or acquiesce. All that is needed now is to find one in the State, deliver him to the Senate building, and call a vote, and the Bill is passed.

    Or......

    Recall petitions are on the horizon for all of the Dems in hiding. Longer, slower process.....but it is a remedy available if they're REALLY good at hiding.

    Going to get VERY interesting now, IMO.
     
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    "If I can't get my way, I'm leaving the damned State! I can do that because I'm a Democrat."... These words were overheard in the Senate men's restroom by a menber of the cleaning crew shortly before Democratic Senators all disappeared from Wisconsin.
     
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    "If I can't get my way, I'm leaving the damned State! I can do that because I'm a Democrat."... These words were overheard in the Senate men's restroom by a menber of the cleaning crew shortly before Democratic Senators all disappeared from Wisconsin.
     
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    correction: WI dems are a laughing stock
     
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    Then Statists should embrace it. After all? Statists cling to symbolism over substance as part of their doctrine, no?
     
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    The Republicans acted like thugs and closed voting as soon as they had a majority. Most of the Democrats were unable to cast a vote.
     
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