HGEA workers agree to cuts - Hawaii News

There are 165 comments on the Honolulu Star-Bulletin story from Oct 20, 2009, titled HGEA workers agree to cuts - Hawaii News. In it, Honolulu Star-Bulletin reports that:

The Hawaii Government Employees Association has overwhelmingly ratified two-year contracts with the state and counties that include 42 days fewer workdays for most of its members.

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union

Honolulu, HI

#165 Oct 29, 2009
stormy wrote:
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wot! you mean to tell me that your rank and file are slaves of the union???
come on, you gotta be kidding right? pay dues, get nothing back except furloughs and still have to pay dues. sounds like slavery to me.
btw, that ball and chain around your ankle, it's called union dues.
union dues = tax write off
Als Bar and Grill

AOL

#166 Oct 29, 2009
A no brainer!!!!!!!!
stormy

Honolulu, HI

#167 Oct 29, 2009
union wrote:
<quoted text>union dues = tax write off
union overdue for a major over haul. da union leadership kinda out dated and at dis point getting outfoxed by the big nose anteater governor.
their playbook just got blitzed, and the head of union "sacked". ooouch!
union

Honolulu, HI

#168 Oct 29, 2009
stormy wrote:
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union overdue for a major over haul. da union leadership kinda out dated and at dis point getting outfoxed by the big nose anteater governor.
their playbook just got blitzed, and the head of union "sacked". ooouch!
Looks that way doesn't it?

keep telling yourself that, while I laugh all the way to the bank.
Stumpy

Kaneohe, HI

#169 Oct 31, 2009
Unions charge dues, I aspire to be on welfare where you don't pay for a thing. Only welfare and polititians are in that bracket.

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