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BurtWorm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-29-10 10:01 AM
Response to Reply #8
12. The Hotel and Lodging Association
is shaking in its boots:

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"Right now our messaging is pretty simple: We're encouraging people not to boycott Arizona," says Debbie Johnson, president and CEO of Arizona Hotel & Lodging Association. "It's going to harm the 200,000 people who work in the hospitality industry in the state. Arizona has already been hit very hard over the last two years. We're just trying to protect the workers in the middle of this political decision."

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  -For all those boycotting Arizona no limit  Apr-29-10 09:35 AM   #0 
  - Maybe the powers that be will understand their boneheaded decision.  babylonsister   Apr-29-10 09:42 AM   #1 
  - A boycott is not going to be effective. And it is about the laziest thing anyone can do.  no limit   Apr-29-10 09:46 AM   #3 
     - it depends  Kali   Apr-29-10 09:50 AM   #4 
     - Wrong. Boycotts on Arizona have gotten them to change previous things  HERVEPA   Apr-29-10 09:50 AM   #5 
     - That was the super bowl boycotting Arizona, it was not a product boycott that did it  no limit   Apr-29-10 09:54 AM   #7 
        - If enough people are willing to boycott AZ, then the MLB All Star Game  ET Awful   Apr-29-10 10:58 AM   #19 
     - Why are Arizona businesses so touchy about it, if it's not going to work?  BurtWorm   Apr-29-10 09:51 AM   #6 
     - Which businesses?  no limit   Apr-29-10 09:54 AM   #8 
        - The Hotel and Lodging Association  BurtWorm   Apr-29-10 10:01 AM   #12 
     - Cancellation of conventions will have a devestating effect  grantcart   Apr-29-10 09:55 AM   #9 
     - Boycotts work  Tempest   Apr-29-10 10:49 AM   #17 
  - For those about to rock...  AngryAmish   Apr-29-10 09:44 AM   #2 
  - Why would Bill O'Reilly be proud? Can you explain?  Bonobo   Apr-29-10 09:56 AM   #10 
  - I don't get it either n/t  fishwax   Apr-29-10 12:15 PM   #25 
  - What's it to you whether people boycott or not? None of your business  DevonRex   Apr-29-10 09:58 AM   #11 
  - Some boycotts work, some don't. Many take a long time to be effective.  pampango   Apr-29-10 10:03 AM   #13 
  - For now, I'm withholding my tourist dollars.  Iggo   Apr-29-10 10:07 AM   #14 
  - What about those of us that travel?  jdlh8894   Apr-29-10 10:34 AM   #15 
  - Wait, I misunderstood your post.  Iggo   Apr-29-10 10:36 AM   #16 
  - Understand  jdlh8894   Apr-29-10 11:01 AM   #20 
  - Simple solutions  Tempest   Apr-29-10 10:54 AM   #18 
  - Read post #20  jdlh8894   Apr-29-10 11:03 AM   #21 
     - My post still stands  Tempest   Apr-29-10 02:33 PM   #26 
        - OK- You made the point  jdlh8894   Apr-29-10 03:36 PM   #28 
  - What about the citizens deprived of their right to be secure in their Liberty?  TheKentuckian   Apr-29-10 02:40 PM   #27 
  - Same here. I am not going back until Spring Trainng next year.  AngryAmish   Apr-29-10 12:05 PM   #23 
     - Can you imagine the impact?  robdogbucky   Apr-29-10 12:12 PM   #24 
  - Money talks loudest.  TwilightGardener   Apr-29-10 11:04 AM   #22 
 

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