Obama’s Organizing for America behind Wisconsin union thug protests
Give one of Politico’s Journolisters Ben Smith some credit. He actually told the truth that Obama’s Organizing for America is behind the protests in Wisconsin’s by the union thugs. Smith of course tries to sugar coat the whole thing by discussing things like in as same-sex marriage which has absolutely no relevance to this story. Smith also goes on to say Obama has “had his differences with the teacher’s unions” which is another big crock of sh*t. Organizing for America’s Wisconsin’s twitter account has sent out at least 54 tweets promoting the protests, and plug their blog.
“At a time when most folks are still struggling to get back on their feet, Gov. Walker has asked the state legislature to strip public employees of their collective bargaining rights. Under his plan, park rangers, teachers, and prison guards would no longer be able to fight back if the new Republican majority tries to slash their health benefits or pensions,” OfA Wisconsin State Director Dan Grandone wrote supporters in an email. “But that’s not even the most shocking part: The governor has also put the state National Guard on alert in case of ‘labor unrest.’ We can’t — and won’t — let Scott Walker’s heavy-handed tactics scare us. This Tuesday and Wednesday, February 15th and 16th, volunteers will be attending rallies at the state”