Wisconsin GOP Defeats Public Unions

March 9, 2011

Breaking news from Wisconsin. It appears that Republicans have outsmarted the Democrats in the WI State Senate. Maybe the fourteen refugees in IL will return home now.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Republicans in the Wisconsin Senate voted Wednesday night to strip nearly all collective bargaining rights from public workers after discovering a way to bypass the chamber's missing Democrats.

The interesting part of this will be the fall out down the road. With Walker having scored a victory, what will now happen in Ohio, NJ and other states where the public unions are running the state finances into the ground.

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