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Listen All Y’all
It’s a Sabotage

Washington Free Beacon, by Bill McMorris

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/8/2013 5:32:41 AM

Lawmakers and activists are attempting to rein in union exemptions from extortion laws after several high profile acts of suspected union sabotage in 2012. Labor groups are immune from prosecution under the Hobbs Act, a 1946 provision that criminalized extortion and robbery using the threat or fear of force. Sen. Mike Lee (R., Utah) attempted to close that loophole last year with the Freedom from Union Violence Act (FUVA). The bill never left committee but Lee has pledged to crack down on the sabotage and violence some unions use during labor disputes.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: RancherJack, 1/8/2013 10:30:06 AM     (No. 9104795)

Unions are organized evil.

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