Today, Scott Walker was in Las Vegas to spell out the details of his bold plan to reform Labor Unions.
— Scott Walker (@ScottWalker) September 14, 2015
His entire speech is here:
Taking on unions is a beat Walker knows well and it showed in Monday’s Townhall event.
The AFL-CIO attempt to pre-empt Walker’s speech on social media with an… interesting take. (If anyone can tell me why this digitally skewed horse has a purple wig, I’d love to know.):
— AFL-CIO (@AFLCIO) September 14, 2015
Some of the highlights:
Gov. @ScottWalker: "Collective bargaining is not a right, it is an expensive entitlement."
— Matthew DeFour (@WSJMattD4) September 14, 2015
.@ScottWalker gets applause in Las Vegas when he proposes that all 50 states be right-to-work, unless they opt out.
— Theo Keith (@TheoKeith) September 14, 2015
"Federal employees should work for the taxpayers – not the other way around," – @ScottWalker. Calls for effectively eliminating fed unions
— Patrick Marley (@patrickdmarley) September 14, 2015
.@ScottWalker "Nobody else in this race is talking about this," he says of his plan taking on unions at the federal level
— Scott Bauer (@sbauerAP) September 14, 2015
— Michael Saltsman (@Mike_Saltsman) September 14, 2015
"We can't afford another novice," @ScottWalker says in Las Vegas.
— John McCormick (@McCormickJohn) September 14, 2015
Very important Walker reform non-union workers negotiate separate contracts w/employers. Right-to-work, but nonmembers bargain for selves.
— James Sherk (@JamesBSherk) September 14, 2015
And then Walker swatted back at Hillary Clinton:
.@HillaryClinton Actually, we're protecting the American worker from being forced to support candidates like you. – SW
— Scott Walker (@ScottWalker) September 15, 2015
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