More distressing news from behind the Cheddar Curtain:
With acid sarcasm, The Campaign for America's Future brings us three good reasons to do business in Florida: prisons, poverty and unemployment. Re prisons:
In answer to yesterday's question, "Has Florida gone mad?": The answer is "yes."
The Sunshine State Legislature not only privatized prisons, outlawed baggy pants, made welfare recipients take drug tests, cut unemployment benefits to pay for corporate tax cuts and stopped voter registration drives, but it outlawed sex.
Milwaukee County prosecutors to work full-time despite 20% pay cuts Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel ..."I believe the Assistant District Attorneys are being treated dishonorably, but I also know that they consider it a great privilege, as do I, to serve you..."
Unions refocus political activity USA Today ...Feeling under siege in more than a dozen states, some of the nation's largest labor groups are focusing their political activity to challenge state laws that sharply curb union rights or to oust the legislators who crafted them...