Page 27 of 63 FirstFirst ... 17252627282937 ... LastLast
Results 261 to 270 of 626

Thread: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat[W:600]

  1. #261
    Sage
    rabbitcaebannog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Massachusetts
    Last Seen
    12-09-17 @ 08:35 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Other
    Posts
    10,918

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    They draft the laws.
    They don't draft laws for pay.

  2. #262
    Curmudgeon


    LowDown's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Houston
    Last Seen
    Today @ 05:24 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Libertarian
    Posts
    11,541
    Blog Entries
    11

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by DA60 View Post
    'In a stinging defeat that could accelerate the decades-long decline of the United Auto Workers, employees voted against union representation at Volkswagen AG's Chattanooga, Tennessee plant, which had been seen as organized labor's best chance to expand in the U.S. South.

    Retired Tennessee Circuit Court Judge Sam Payne, who oversaw the count, said workers voted against UAW representation by 712 to 626.'

    Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat | Reuters
    Some left wingers are blaming the defeat on racism.

    "The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule." --HL Mencken

  3. #263
    Sage
    j-mac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    South Carolina
    Last Seen
    12-08-17 @ 03:46 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Conservative
    Posts
    30,272

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by rabbitcaebannog View Post
    They don't draft laws for pay.
    Are you serious? Do you even know what congress does? Or for that matter what "appropriations" is?
    Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  4. #264
    Sage
    rabbitcaebannog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Massachusetts
    Last Seen
    12-09-17 @ 08:35 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Other
    Posts
    10,918

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    Are you serious? Do you even know what congress does? Or for that matter what "appropriations" is?
    They do not draft laws for local wages of public sector workers.

  5. #265
    Sage
    j-mac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    South Carolina
    Last Seen
    12-08-17 @ 03:46 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Conservative
    Posts
    30,272

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by rabbitcaebannog View Post
    They do not draft laws for local wages of public sector workers.
    I didn't say that....Go back and re familiarize yourself with what were talking about then come on back.
    Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  6. #266
    Sage
    rabbitcaebannog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Massachusetts
    Last Seen
    12-09-17 @ 08:35 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Other
    Posts
    10,918

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    I didn't say that....Go back and re familiarize yourself with what were talking about then come on back.
    When I asked you "How does a rep determine public sector's pay", you responded, "They draft the laws". So, go ahead and explain how drafting laws determines public sector pay. TIA

  7. #267
    Sage
    j-mac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    South Carolina
    Last Seen
    12-08-17 @ 03:46 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Conservative
    Posts
    30,272

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by rabbitcaebannog View Post
    When I asked you "How does a rep determine public sector's pay", you responded, "They draft the laws". So, go ahead and explain how drafting laws determines public sector pay. TIA
    First of all you are all over the place, so let's get the parameters straight if you want me to explain it to you....So you tell me, are we talking about Federal, State, or Local municipality?
    Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  8. #268
    Sage
    rabbitcaebannog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Massachusetts
    Last Seen
    12-09-17 @ 08:35 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Other
    Posts
    10,918

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    First of all you are all over the place, so let's get the parameters straight if you want me to explain it to you....So you tell me, are we talking about Federal, State, or Local municipality?
    I'm talking specifically local municipality. TIA

  9. #269
    Sage
    j-mac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    South Carolina
    Last Seen
    12-08-17 @ 03:46 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Conservative
    Posts
    30,272

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by rabbitcaebannog View Post
    I'm talking specifically local municipality. TIA
    Ok, which municipality?
    Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.

    Alexis de Tocqueville

  10. #270
    Sage
    rabbitcaebannog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Massachusetts
    Last Seen
    12-09-17 @ 08:35 PM
    Gender
    Lean
    Other
    Posts
    10,918

    Re: Tennessee Volkswagen plant votes against union in UAW defeat

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    Ok, which municipality?
    It doesn't matter. I'll let you choose.

Page 27 of 63 FirstFirst ... 17252627282937 ... LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •