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Lies, damn lies and union statistics
OCT. 24, 2010 California’s public employee unions have taken the public for suckers for years, so it’s understandable they now think they can play us for fools. A study released Monday by a think tank that specializes in pro-union advocacy purports to show that public employees receive less to...
Defending PRI Study on Prop. 23
John Seiler: The Pacific Research Institute, CalWatchDog.com's parent institute, earlier this month released a study showing that Prop. 23 would create 1.3 million jobs by 2020. It would do so by suspending, until unemployment dropped to 5.5% for a year, the anti-jobs AB 32. The study is being que...
Bill Gates: Another AB 32 Hypocrite
John Seiler: Bill Gates, the mega-billionaire anti-populationist, also is dumping money into the anti-Prop. 23 campaign, as I'm reminded by David Kramer of the great LewRockwell.com. Gates, who's worth around $54 billion, donated $700,000 to the anti-Prop. 23 campaign. What's this carpetbagger com...
Hypocrite Cameron Disses California
John Seiler: James Cameron is another filthy-rich elitist -- like Der Arnold, Bill Gates and Meg Whitman -- who loves dissing California, Californians, and California jobs -- and therefore is opposing Prop. 23, which would suspend AB 32. They want to keep imposing AB 32, which would destroy our job...
Another Job Americans Won't Do
John Seiler: Illegal aliens, once again, are doing Jobs Americans Won't Do: SEATTLE When Maria Gianni is knocking on voters' doors, she's not bashful about telling people she is in the country illegally. She knows it's a risk to advertise to strangers that she's here illegally - but one worth taki...