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The way to crush the middle class is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation. – Vladimir Lenin

UPS & Unions Lobbying Government to Change Labor Rules to Screw FedEx

Posted by iusbvision on May 10, 2010

UPDATE – FedEx Fights Back – BrownBailout.com  Another update HERE.

This is what the Democrats say, “We need more regulation” because government only has your best interest at heart.

This kind of corruption is called “Corporatism”, “Political Market Economics” and my least favorite term “Crony Capitalism” because once the government cronies get involved it ceases to be capitalism.

Via Big Government.com and Reason TV:

The AP is reporting that the Obama administration has changed a 76-year-old rule to make it easier for unions to claim dues members in the airline and rail sectorssince, you know, those are such vibrant industries right now that need to have their wealth redistributed to workers.

That’s not the only bailout unions are looking for in this area. Be sure to check out this classic explanation from Reason.tv:

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