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blondeatlast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-07-10 11:03 AM
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39. I"m certain you can google. Read up on the boycott of AZ regarding not honoring MLK day.
It hurt our far and away #1 industry VERY badly (tourism) and that was the only reason the leggies changed their fickle minds.
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  -SEIU announces Arizona boycott kpete  May-06-10 12:45 PM   #0 
  - Great News! nt  Cha   May-06-10 12:46 PM   #1 
  - Wouldn't this penalize the SEIU workers who are employed in AZ?  virgogal   May-06-10 12:48 PM   #2 
  - No confusion on your part.. It's simply that life is not always perfectly neat or perfectly just.  No Elephants   May-06-10 12:50 PM   #3 
  - The workers can attent conventions elsewhere, just not in Az.  sabrina 1   May-06-10 01:01 PM   #4 
  - how would they be penalized?  DrDan   May-06-10 02:23 PM   #10 
  - Less customers.less work.  virgogal   May-06-10 02:33 PM   #14 
     - No, it's not. Read post #15...  Violet_Crumble   May-07-10 07:48 PM   #52 
  - not really  hfojvt   May-06-10 02:50 PM   #15 
  - When organizing, workers often went for months without a paycheck.  olegramps   May-07-10 07:49 AM   #34 
  - hey Arizona, why don' t you just secede and call it a century.  sui generis   May-06-10 01:05 PM   #5 
  - ARIZONA : proving that even in these trying times there is always ROOM AT THE BOTTOM  happygoluckytoyou   May-07-10 12:28 PM   #45 
  - The only people this hurts are the union members.  HALO141   May-06-10 01:06 PM   #6 
  - That's not true, and you know it.  Bette Noir   May-06-10 01:22 PM   #7 
  - How does this hurt union members?  proud2BlibKansan   May-06-10 01:25 PM   #8 
  - I guess I woohooed too quickly. So, is a local boycott  EFerrari   May-06-10 10:09 PM   #33 
  - Not true. I lived in Arizona during the Ev Mecham years.  Dora   May-06-10 01:35 PM   #9 
  - Those republican governors  classysassy   May-06-10 04:21 PM   #19 
  - Tourism is a primary industry in AZ.  AlbertCat   May-06-10 05:36 PM   #22 
  - how does it hurt union members?  DrDan   May-06-10 02:24 PM   #11 
  - :crickets:  Bluebear   May-06-10 04:02 PM   #18 
  - You're wrong  lunatica   May-06-10 05:44 PM   #24 
  - No  tavalon   May-06-10 09:37 PM   #30 
  - Take your anti-union crap to Freeper Site.  olegramps   May-07-10 07:51 AM   #35 
  - wrong.  fishwax   May-07-10 12:24 PM   #43 
  - Yes!  SoapBox   May-06-10 02:24 PM   #12 
  - My union! Way to go!  county worker   May-06-10 02:25 PM   #13 
  - I wish this was my union!  tavalon   May-06-10 09:39 PM   #31 
  - Good. This AZ law is horrific. anyone who can defend it in any form, should be ashamed of themselves  La Lioness Priyanka   May-06-10 03:25 PM   #16 
  - Would "any form" include a reference to the federal law?  Spoonman   May-06-10 04:44 PM   #20 
     - Would "any form" include a reference to the federal law?  AlbertCat   May-06-10 05:42 PM   #23 
        - This Arizonan is gonna get a t-shirt that says "Make me prove I'm not Canadian."  blondeatlast   May-07-10 11:01 AM   #38 
        - a smidge of federal law  MarshallGood   May-07-10 12:06 PM   #41 
        - Embarrassment should be on those  Spoonman   May-07-10 01:21 PM   #46 
           - Right--because Sheriff Joe Arpaio just LOVES him some US Constitution.  blondeatlast   May-07-10 01:55 PM   #47 
           - I bet you also read the clause where LEOs can be sued  EFerrari   May-07-10 05:59 PM   #49 
              - Looking at the law..  MarshallGood   May-07-10 07:16 PM   #50 
                 - No, that's wrong. The Sherrif of Pima Co. talks about it here:  EFerrari   May-07-10 07:43 PM   #51 
                    - Not seein' it.  MarshallGood   May-07-10 09:56 PM   #53 
                       - Watch the video or read the transcript. He addresses this  EFerrari   May-08-10 02:16 PM   #54 
                          - I saw that he said what you are saying in the transcript...  MarshallGood   May-08-10 02:38 PM   #55 
                             - Yes, it does. It's on p.3 beginning at line 11.  EFerrari   May-08-10 03:08 PM   #56 
                                - Page 3, Line 11 of SB1070  MarshallGood   May-08-10 09:13 PM   #57 
  - Good old organized labor  Omaha Steve   May-06-10 03:53 PM   #17 
  - Ha Ha!  progressoid   May-06-10 05:32 PM   #21 
  - K&R!!!  BumRushDaShow   May-06-10 06:27 PM   #25 
  - Bravo! K&R for having balls too!  Jefferson23   May-06-10 06:32 PM   #26 
  - I am very happy to see this. nt  orbitalman   May-06-10 07:12 PM   #27 
  - My union!!! Way to go everyone!  AllyCat   May-06-10 08:19 PM   #28 
  - I'm still confused...don't republicans hate unions and they would see this as  eagertolearn   May-06-10 09:01 PM   #29 
  - Try to run a hotel without hotel workers.  EFerrari   May-06-10 09:59 PM   #32 
  - I"m certain you can google. Read up on the boycott of AZ regarding not honoring MLK day.  blondeatlast   May-07-10 11:03 AM   #39 
  - are they boycotting the National ID's that dems are trying to ram through congress?  flyarm   May-07-10 08:47 AM   #36 
  - I can't find anything for SEIU but AFL-CIO is against it.  EFerrari   May-07-10 12:14 PM   #42 
     - We all ought to be screaming our bloody heads off about it! ..but then again..  flyarm   May-07-10 05:48 PM   #48 
  - Hells yeah!  lonestarnot   May-07-10 10:52 AM   #37 
  - I love my geographical state but hate my political one. Go SEIU (and, um, Viva los Suns!!!) nt  blondeatlast   May-07-10 11:04 AM   #40 
  - go SEIU!  fishwax   May-07-10 12:25 PM   #44 
 

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