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#3147096 - 01/31/13 04:04 PM Union Bosses Shocked
dr
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Yes, the union bosses who have so enthusiastically supported President Obama over the past five years are allegedly having a change of heart. Despite having backed the president’s health care overall, now that the law is rolling out it seems that some are turning sour.
Union leaders say many of the law’s requirements will drive up the costs for their health-care plans and make unionized workers less competitive. Among other things, the law eliminates the caps on medical benefits and prescription drugs used as cost-containment measures in many health-care plans. It also allows children to stay on their parents’ plans until they turn 26.
The point of the story is these labor unions that knew,” Glenn said candidly. “They helped design it [Obamacare].”

“They knew full well. Anybody knew. These guys are supposed to be in the business world. If you don’t run from your labor union at this point, if you actually believe that they didn’t know, you are beyond help,” Glenn added.

What this means is, all of the union members who have been paying dues to be protected and well insured are out of luck. They’re going to be dumped into the federal pool.

“Congratulations. Teamsters, AFL‑CIO, you are the first to be dumped into universal healthcare,”
http://www.glennbeck.com/2013/01/31/union-boses-shocked-by-obamacare-cost-increases/
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#3147106 - 01/31/13 04:10 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: dr]
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Is it possible to have so little sympathy that you have negative sympathy? If so, that's how I feel about unions.
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#3147113 - 01/31/13 04:20 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: Vermin93]
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 Originally Posted By: Vermin93
Is it possible to have so little sympathy that you have negative sympathy? If so, that's how I feel about unions.


At what point does that become animosity? \:D
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#3147133 - 01/31/13 04:38 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: AndyW]
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Another thing I couldn't understand as to why union members would throw their support to Obama:

Obama plans on having millions of illegals become legals who will then directly compete for those "union" jobs, right?

While an influx of millions of new workers may in fact "help" the union bosses line their pockets, what about the those rank & file union members?

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#3147136 - 01/31/13 04:40 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: Wes Parrish]
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Make no bones about it, they will get the last laugh. The Kenyan will take care of his peeps... with our money. WAIT AND SEE.
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#3147140 - 01/31/13 04:41 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: Wes Parrish]
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EAT IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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#3147172 - 01/31/13 05:20 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: Wes Parrish]
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 Originally Posted By: Wes Parrish
Another thing I couldn't understand as to why union members would throw their support to Obama:

Obama plans on having millions of illegals become legals who will then directly compete for those "union" jobs, right?

While an influx of millions of new workers may in fact "help" the union bosses line their pockets, what about the those rank & file union members?

The union members support him because he, and the union bosses conned them into believing he's a good ole democrat, like Daddy used to vote for. The bosses get richer, and the dues paying members are too blind to see the truth.
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#3147176 - 01/31/13 05:24 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: dr]
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It couldn't happen to a more deserving group.......well, except for members of Congress
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#3147710 - 02/01/13 04:28 AM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: dr]
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 Originally Posted By: dr
The union members support him because he, and the union bosses conned them into believing he's a good ole democrat, like Daddy used to vote for. The bosses get richer, and the dues paying members are too blind to see the truth.

Worth repeating.
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#3147731 - 02/01/13 05:12 AM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: dr]
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I guess ignorance used to be bliss, not anymore. \:\/
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#3147732 - 02/01/13 05:13 AM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: Wes Parrish]
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 Originally Posted By: Wes Parrish
Another thing I couldn't understand as to why union members would throw their support to Obama:

Obama plans on having millions of illegals become legals who will then directly compete for those "union" jobs, right?

While an influx of millions of new workers may in fact "help" the union bosses line their pockets, what about the those rank & file union members?


Ignorance...plain and VERY simple.
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#3148159 - 02/01/13 11:23 AM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: MUP]
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I am going to see what comes out of all of this mess first. Its gonna be UGLY at best I believe. I have good insurance now but my wifes is probably better. We are planning on dropping mine and using hers instead when all of this crap hits the fan. Its gonna cost a little but its better than "kenyan care".
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#3148313 - 02/01/13 02:00 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: UPSman]
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 Originally Posted By: UPSman
I am going to see what comes out of all of this mess first. Its gonna be UGLY at best I believe. I have good insurance now but my wifes is probably better. We are planning on dropping mine and using hers instead when all of this crap hits the fan. Its gonna cost a little but its better than "kenyan care".

Many health coverage plans provided by employers now require you to split care if your spouse is eligible for health care through his/her employer. In other words, if the wife's plan requires that, you are either not eligible for care on her plan or there is a limit or higher cost structure.

Make sure you check on that before you drop any coverage.
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#3148394 - 02/01/13 03:21 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: BMan]
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#3148401 - 02/01/13 03:39 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: MUP]
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Ignorance...plain and VERY simple. [/quote]

I agree plenty of ignorance in this thread
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#3148407 - 02/01/13 03:46 PM Re: Union Bosses Shocked [Re: 8up]
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They will squall until the kenyan gives them another exemption, or perk. If he does, that should be grounds for a discrimination suit.
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