Monday, October 1, 2012

Today's Teamster News 10.01.12

A Glimpse of the Oligarchy’s View of the Future for US Workers  firedoglake   ...That’s the future: jobs at about $13-18 an hour are competitive with Chinese labor, considering other costs, so that’s what we get...
Thousands march in Paris against 'austerity'  France 24   ...Chanting "resistance", demonstrators took to the streets of Paris on Sunday to protest against austerity policies and Europe’s new budget treaty, in the first major demonstration since President Fran├žois Hollande took power four months ago...
Paul Ryan To Fox News: ‘I Don’t Have The Time’ To Explain How We Will Pay For Our Tax Plan  ThinkProgress   ...For much of the general election, the Romney campaign has avoided any discussion of specifics, especially when it comes to the tax plan that he and Paul Ryan have put forward...
Riverside County GOP registration surge raises questions of fraud  Los Angeles Times   ...At least 133 residents of a state Senate district there have filed formal complaints with the state, saying they were added to GOP rolls without their knowledge...
Dan Carpenter: Testing teacher unions (opinion)  Indianapolis Star   ...There is a road map to take over public education. Corporate America sees a whole new opportunity to make a profit...
Citations Issued for Spontaneous Event at Wisconsin Capitol  Wisconsin Citizens Media Cooperative   ...The recent Wisconsin Capitol crackdown under the leadership of Chief David Erwin has resulted in another round of citations making their way to citizens’ homes via Certified mail...