Where were you at in 2009 and I remember the unions pushing for the passage of Obamacare bigtime and considered it their top priority and now the unions are hypocrites.<quoted text>
Incorrect, unions were aware there was a cost associated with the program. Where did you hear they believed it was going to be free?
Labor Unions on Health Care: Their True Motives
9/7/2009 03:01 AM
Unions across the country are campaigning hard for Obamacare over Labor Day weekend. The AFL-CIO has made creating a government run “public plan” their top priority. Yet polls show that most Americans strongly oppose this. So why have the self-proclaimed advocates for America’s workers made government-run health care their top priority?
Union leaders say they are fighting to win “win secure, high-quality health care for all” against greedy and self-interested corporate defenders of the status quo. Many union activists sincerely believe this. But altruism does not explain why the labor movement is spending tens of millions of dollars on this campaign.
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