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After Walker victory, Indiana governor suggests public unions should go. Is it time for public unions to go?

CCRNRT 2012/06/10 22:21:04
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On the heels of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's history-making recall
victory, the governor of nearby Indiana with his own record of
curtailing union benefits suggested public-sector unions are past their
prime and should be abolished.



"I think, really, government works better without them," Indiana Gov.
Mitch Daniels told "Fox News Sunday," when asked whether public-worker
unions should even exist.



Daniels had cracked down on collective bargaining for state workers
as soon as he took office in 2005, six years before Walker and his GOP
allies in the state legislature started down the same path....


Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/06/10/after-walker-victo...
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  • Kronan_1 2012/06/11 17:02:22
    Yes, I believe it is
    Kronan_1
    Unions have done more harm than good. Unions and Government workers don't mix. These people need to held accountable for the blunders they cause. With a union ,the member can whine to the union and get their job protected which is detremental to efficency. Remove the protection and you get better workers. A worker has to fear for his job or he/she will not care or do their best. you re fired
  • beach bum 2012/06/11 10:59:44
    Yes, I believe it is
    beach bum
    yes
  • Stryder 2012/06/11 04:14:56
    Yes, I believe it is
    Stryder
    +1
    When you work for the taxpayers you don't need to be in a union.
  • CCRNRT Stryder 2012/06/11 05:17:08
    CCRNRT
    +1
    yes in deed
  • CHUCK 2012/06/11 00:06:44
    None of the above
    CHUCK
    +1
    FORCE THEM TO BE REASONABLE..
  • just me 2012/06/10 23:50:43 (edited)
    None of the above
    just me
    +2
    Unions serve as protection for employees against health and safety violations by employers. Even unions, like any big organizations, have their problems, yet, without them, I have seen and experienced some very abusive working conditions.
  • Stryder just me 2012/06/11 04:15:42 (edited)
    Stryder
    +1
    In the private sector, maybe. In the public sector I don't find them necessary.
  • CCRNRT Stryder 2012/06/11 05:18:00
    CCRNRT
    +1
    if you have good management and good staff, you will never need the Union
  • Stryder CCRNRT 2012/06/11 11:15:35
    Stryder
    They also have the National Labor Board and OSHA.
  • Grabitz 2012/06/10 23:26:38
    None of the above
    Grabitz
    +1
    Well one thing for sure , I am sick of what works better for government so I care less what Daniels has to say . I want to know when all these politicians are going to get off their azz and start working for the people instead of special interest groups that line their pockets with gold .
  • wtw 2012/06/10 23:05:35
    Yes, I believe it is
    wtw
    +2
    You Bet!
  • The Elitist Libtard SodaJerk 2012/06/10 22:53:29
    Undecided
    The Elitist Libtard SodaJerk
    +2
    Just Like I don't think every state is ready to accept same sex Marriage, I think some states have a ways to go before they go "Right To Work"
  • CCRNRT The Eli... 2012/06/10 23:17:13
    CCRNRT
    +2
    It will be a process , but one that needs to get started
  • The Eli... CCRNRT 2012/06/10 23:23:25
    The Elitist Libtard SodaJerk
    +2
    I wouldn't be heartbroken if it did happen I used to work in a Union, basically it served as an extra tax.

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