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February 14, 2011

DNC 2012 Watch: How much union labor will be bussed in to NC?

With Charlotte, North Carolina being picked by the DNCC as the host city for the 2012 Democrat National Convention, pro-Democrat union “leaders” and supporters have been grumbling due to the fact that North Carolina is the least unionized state in the country – which, in their eyes means no political paybacks for the m/billions unions have given to local, state, and national Democrats over several decades. As always, the fine print must be read and understood. We’ll get to that in a minute. But first, here’s the Charlotte Observer’s write-up on the fears expressed by some local private-sector leaders regarding the possibility that union labor will be brought into the city at the expense of local temporary workers:.....   [Read More]