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iconocrastic Donating Member (627 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-11-09 06:47 PM
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16. The secret ballot is sacrosanct if you believe in democracy,
whether you favor unions or not. Nobody needs thugs in their living room. I've seen it myself, and the talking-points are BS.
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  -Will Workers Be Betrayed Once Again, This Time With The Employee Free Choice Act? Better Believe It  Mar-11-09 11:09 AM   #0 
  - Dems had better not let workers down now - that would be a crime!  polichick   Mar-11-09 11:11 AM   #1 
  - The secret ballot is sacrosanct if you believe in democracy,  iconocrastic   Mar-11-09 06:47 PM   #16 
  - I have held off on my Election 2008 glee until Obama and Congressional Democrats get the EFCA  ogneopasno   Mar-11-09 11:15 AM   #2 
  - Make the GOP SOB's filibuster!  AndyA   Mar-11-09 11:17 AM   #3 
  - President Obama can "urge" Senate Democrats to force a Republican filibuster  Better Believe It   Mar-11-09 11:27 AM   #4 
  - Only One Problem With That  AndyTiedye   Mar-11-09 11:54 AM   #5 
  - Yes, that is a problem, but they can get on enough shows to get the word out.  AndyA   Mar-11-09 12:01 PM   #6 
  - If the Republicans actually obstruct Senate business with a filibuster that will be the major news  Better Believe It   Mar-11-09 12:02 PM   #7 
  - Don't know how the filibuster works do you?  tritsofme   Mar-11-09 01:17 PM   #8 
     - Why do you continue to defend Republican filibusters?  Better Believe It   Mar-11-09 02:11 PM   #9 
        - You present a false choice. And that with us or against us crap is so 2002.  tritsofme   Mar-11-09 06:27 PM   #15 
           - You clearly know little or nothing about Senate rules and yet run around  Better Believe It   Mar-11-09 06:55 PM   #17 
  - why don't you post a correct link to the column  CreekDog   Mar-11-09 02:47 PM   #10 
  - Thanks. Here's the correct link:  Better Believe It   Mar-11-09 04:12 PM   #11 
  - Short answer - yes  AngryAmish   Mar-11-09 04:23 PM   #12 
  - Obama is committed to ensuring that workers can choose to gain a union voice on the job  masuki bance   Mar-11-09 04:42 PM   #13 
  - We already know that. But, the question is how can the EFCA be passed in this Congress  Better Believe It   Mar-11-09 06:26 PM   #14 
  - The EFCA will not pass unless there is a shift in the country's attitude about organized labor  Hippo_Tron   Mar-11-09 06:56 PM   #18 
     - What kind of shift do you want to see? Most people support the right of workers to join unions  Better Believe It   Mar-11-09 09:23 PM   #19 

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