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yoopertom Donating Member (15 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-13-11 01:35 PM
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Public workers feel under attack amid flurry of bills
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Source: Escanaba Daily Press

Across Michigan, teachers, state government workers, university employees, police and firefighters are struggling to hang onto the protections they've had in the past. Bills have been introduced to end binding arbitration for disputes between first responders and local governments, require all public workers to pay at least 20 percent of their health care costs, limit the issues on which teachers can bargain and make at least some portions of the state right-to-work areas where workers covered by union contracts could choose not to pay union dues.

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  -Public workers feel under attack amid flurry of bills yoopertom  Jun-13-11 01:35 PM   #0 
  - Best of Luck to Michigan and recalls (from a Wisconsinite recall state)  iwishiwas   Jun-13-11 02:00 PM   #1 
  - They "feel" attacked?  SoapBox   Jun-13-11 02:10 PM   #2 
  - They had an opportunity to elect a stalwart and champion of worker causes in Verg Bernero.  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-13-11 02:16 PM   #3 
  - 2010 Election  yoopertom   Jun-13-11 02:58 PM   #4 
  - And way too many Dems stayed home too.  maddogesq   Jun-13-11 08:42 PM   #6 
  - raygun on the campaign trail  bongbong   Jun-13-11 03:44 PM   #5 
  - I was looking at a chart that showed all the changes coming up...  livvy   Jun-16-11 03:46 PM   #7 
 

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