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n.michigan Donating Member (108 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-29-10 09:14 PM
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61. *Additional note that this would save them $ spent on layoffs if forced retirement works
Nice. Oh and Obama should be voted out too. Incumbents.
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  -Arne warns states not to "water down" education plans to please unions. madfloridian  Apr-27-10 11:32 AM   #0 
  - UNIONS?! It's BUREAUCRATS like HIM who want the "watered-down", that S.O.B.! I can assure him that  WinkyDink   Apr-27-10 11:37 AM   #1 
  - Wow  madfloridian   Apr-27-10 11:58 AM   #2 
  - "It's all A Okay if Democrats do it."  tango-tee   Apr-27-10 01:27 PM   #5 
  - well, only nixon could go to..  frylock   Apr-27-10 02:48 PM   #10 
  - Seem's to be Obama's plan now.  Thothmes   Apr-27-10 07:32 PM   #13 
     - Arne could not push this if Obama did not agree.  robinblue   Apr-28-10 06:59 PM   #44 
        - That is completely true. Time to put the blame where it belongs...squarely on Mr. Hope-n-Change.  adnelson60087   Apr-28-10 08:33 PM   #49 
  - Force thousands of teachers in each state to retire because of experience...  madfloridian   Apr-27-10 01:17 PM   #3 
  - It's a great idea if you're in the DLC, and breaking unions is your goal  rudy23   Apr-27-10 01:25 PM   #4 
  - Dear God I cannot stand this man.  AllyCat   Apr-27-10 01:29 PM   #6 
  - He has an arrogance about him.  madfloridian   Apr-27-10 02:36 PM   #8 
  - Arne's not arrogant--just stupid.  tonysam   Apr-29-10 09:35 PM   #64 
  - aka Sweet Jesus I can't stand the Grope.  EFerrari   Apr-27-10 02:37 PM   #9 
  - Don't like him either. Arne and Arnold can both move elsewhere  AllyCat   Apr-29-10 12:59 PM   #59 
  - +1,000,000 n/t  tonysam   Apr-29-10 09:34 PM   #63 
  - Can someone please "water down" Arne?  jgraz   Apr-27-10 02:34 PM   #7 
  - Keep it up Arne, the teachers are paying attention and they WILL vote the midterm  MichiganVote   Apr-27-10 04:28 PM   #11 
  - I don't think they even realize the anger.  madfloridian   Apr-27-10 07:28 PM   #12 
  - Then we better make good on our promises for kids.Time for a "teachable moment".  MichiganVote   Apr-27-10 08:34 PM   #20 
  - And We WON'T Vote For Anyone Who Likes This Shit  Dinger   Apr-27-10 08:15 PM   #17 
     - Got that right.  MichiganVote   Apr-27-10 08:32 PM   #19 
  - What he's saying is he doesn't give a damn what teachers have to say  Catshrink   Apr-27-10 07:36 PM   #14 
  - That is exactly what he is saying. He has contempt for teachers.  madfloridian   Apr-27-10 10:57 PM   #27 
  - One Union Left Behind....  WCGreen   Apr-27-10 08:10 PM   #15 
  - Rec # 17 From Me  Dinger   Apr-27-10 08:14 PM   #16 
  - Union-busting. Courtesy of "new" Democrats.  Bluebear   Apr-27-10 08:21 PM   #18 
  - yup. K & R here for the OP  bread_and_roses   Apr-28-10 05:31 PM   #42 
  - This guy is a fucking nightmare. Thanks again for the heads-up, MadFloridian.  Brickbat   Apr-27-10 08:37 PM   #21 
  - Arne is long due to get his ass fired  Hawkeye-X   Apr-27-10 08:39 PM   #22 
  - Yes, Arne is long overdue for that.  madfloridian   Apr-27-10 09:00 PM   #24 
  - States are opting out of Race to the Top  proud2BlibKansan   Apr-27-10 08:49 PM   #23 
  - States are opting out of the RTTT scam.  Grand Taurean   Apr-27-10 09:06 PM   #25 
  - I hope more states opt out.  madfloridian   Apr-28-10 10:17 AM   #30 
  - Jeb will be along directly to help push it and get TeaPubliKlans more onboard  TheKentuckian   Apr-28-10 01:41 PM   #38 
  - We Believe in Real Change for Education, So Fire Arne Duncan!  Catshrink   Apr-27-10 09:08 PM   #26 
  - Big K&R.  Greyhound   Apr-28-10 05:34 AM   #28 
  - Arne is anti-union and anti education  mdmc   Apr-28-10 06:11 AM   #29 
  - This guy ain't shit. He's nothing but a fucking fourth rate foreign.....  pattmarty   Apr-28-10 11:56 AM   #31 
  - Fuck. That. Asshole.  Political Heretic   Apr-28-10 12:03 PM   #32 
  - Arne couldn't be any clearer in his desire to harm teachers' union -- !!  defendandprotect   Apr-28-10 12:08 PM   #33 
  - And no Democratic leaders are standing with teachers.  madfloridian   Apr-28-10 12:59 PM   #34 
     - Amazing . . . how can that be? Oh, yeah . . . more bribery of elected officials?  defendandprotect   Apr-28-10 09:54 PM   #51 
  - Arne can stick his "Race to the Bottom" up his bottom.  harry_pothead   Apr-28-10 01:06 PM   #35 
  - Teaching is my most important issue.  harry_pothead   Apr-28-10 01:13 PM   #36 
  - The unions are worthless. Why did NEA accept a grant  teacherdeb   Apr-28-10 01:21 PM   #37 
  - The "reformers" got their guys into union leadership roles...  madfloridian   Apr-28-10 02:37 PM   #39 
  - Corporate money buys a lot of cooperation and a lot of co-option: -- DLC in Dem Party--!!!  defendandprotect   Apr-28-10 09:56 PM   #52 
  - +1,000  tonysam   Apr-29-10 09:29 PM   #62 
  - K&R. So sorry to read this. We watered down HCR to please Republicans,  Overseas   Apr-28-10 04:17 PM   #40 
  - Arne's results in Chicago were hyped up to appear substantive.  DailyGrind51   Apr-28-10 05:13 PM   #41 
  - thanks for the post. wish I could R. but too late.  robinblue   Apr-28-10 06:57 PM   #43 
  - Check the Math  zenprole   Apr-28-10 08:05 PM   #45 
  - So the free public education system & unions will be destroyed beginning on President Obama's watch.  Better Believe It   Apr-28-10 08:17 PM   #46 
  - Yes.  madfloridian   Apr-28-10 08:19 PM   #47 
  - And on the agenda: Drastic cuts in Medicare and Social Security.  Better Believe It   Apr-28-10 08:30 PM   #48 
  - And you thought you voted for a Democrat.  xxqqqzme   Apr-29-10 12:00 PM   #57 
     - He leads the Democratic Party. That's political reality.  Better Believe It   Apr-29-10 12:13 PM   #58 
  - This is bullshit. Time for me to get a new career.  Tutankhamun   Apr-28-10 08:40 PM   #50 
  - so Obama bends over backwards to build consensus with Republicans, insurance companies, and Wall St.  yurbud   Apr-28-10 11:53 PM   #53 
  - too much consensus=too much democracy  yurbud   Apr-28-10 11:54 PM   #54 
  - Obama is more obviously selling out K-12 education than he did health care.  yurbud   Apr-28-10 11:57 PM   #55 
  - Fuck you, Arnie!  Odin2005   Apr-29-10 08:24 AM   #56 
  - MEA endorses Mi House Dems 3% retirement tax on teachers- VOTE THEM OUT  n.michigan   Apr-29-10 09:04 PM   #60 
  - *Additional note that this would save them $ spent on layoffs if forced retirement works  n.michigan   Apr-29-10 09:14 PM   #61 
  - Retirement tax?  madfloridian   Apr-29-10 10:03 PM   #65 
  - Kick to remind us that Dems are union busting.  madfloridian   May-01-10 12:52 PM   #66 

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