Obama's Labor Problem: Union Scales Back Support for Democratic Party

As if dismal economic growth, high unemployment and impending natural disasters weren't enough to dampen President Obama's vacation, the nation's largest labor union has announced that it will scale back support of the Democratic Party for the 2012 elections. AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka said Thursday that the union will spend more of its money to "build our own structure" and give less money "to build structures for others." In other words, instead of giving money to boost the...Full Story
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