Workers Back Obama with Less Fervor
Byline: Philip Dine, SPECIAL TO THE WASHINGTON TIMES
One of the most memorable cartoons I saw about the ending of the Soviet Union 20 years ago showed a fellow painting a sign on a wall expressing the thought: Workers of the world .. aw, forget it
Well, America's workers today could be forgiven if they adopt a similar attitude to the current presidential contest.
Labor's frustrations with the Obama administration have been periodically chronicled in this space over the past couple of years.
No Employee Free Choice Act, too few jobs, an administration replete with Wall Street and banking types, free trade deals left unrenegotiated, and more.
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Publication information: Article title: Workers Back Obama with Less Fervor. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: December 21, 2011. Page number: A10. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2011 Gale Group.
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