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Scott Walker: "All Shall Bow To Me In 2016"

www.politico.com/story/2013/11/wisconsin-governor-scott-walk...

In his week-long media blitz to promote his new book, Gov. Scott Walker spoke at length about his triumph against labor unions that tried to oust him from office midstream and his prescription for the Republican Party’s future.

What the Wisconsin Republican did not discuss is where he stood on immigration, same-sex marriage and abortion restrictions — in other words, the kind of red-meat conservative issues he’ll have to account for in Republican primaries if he chooses to run for president in 2016.
Walker has been seen as a hero of the conservative base nationally since he beat back a Democratic attempt to recall him over the issue of collective bargaining rights. But as a GOP governor up facing a competitive reelection in a blue state and a possible 2016 presidential prospect looking to build his national profile, he has to walk a tightrope: balancing the need to court swing voters in his state while introducing himself outside Wisconsin to GOP primary voters, many of whom prefer no shades of blue in their nominee.

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Politico again?

Why does anyone read that trash site? I know nothing about Walker and don't care to as I'm not from that state, but I support his fight against the unions. No government agency should be allowed to even form a union. Even FDR was against them:
"All Government employees should realize that the process of collective bargaining, as usually understood, cannot be transplanted into the public service. It has its distinct and insurmountable limitations when applied to public personnel management. The very nature and purposes of government make it impossible for administrative officials to represent fully or to bind the employer in mutual discussions with government employee organizations. The employer is the whole people, who speak by means of laws enacted by their representatives in Congress. Accordingly, administrative officials and employees alike are governed and guided, and in many instances restricted, by laws which establish policies, procedures, or rules in personnel matters. Particularly, I want to emphasize my conviction that militant tactics have no place in the functions of any organization of government employees. Upon employees in the Federal service rests the obligation to serve the whole people, whose interests and welfare require orderliness and continuity in the conduct of government activities. This obligation is paramount. Since their own services have to do with the functioning of the Government, a strike of public employees manifests nothing less than an intent on their part to prevent or obstruct the operations of Government until their demands are satisfied. Such action, looking toward the paralysis of Government by those who have sworn to support it, is unthinkable and intolerable."
The only time FDR was right!

If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.
James Madison

another neo-con favorite of

another neo-con favorite of Michael Medved, which is enough for me to oppose him

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