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Thousands of Union Protesters Storm WI State Capitol; Target Homes of GOP Lawmakers
Fox News ^ | Feb 17, 2011

Posted on 02/17/2011 7:56:36 AM PST by Lazamataz

Behind closed doors, Scott Walker, the Republican who has been governor for about six weeks, calmly described his intent to forge ahead with the plans that had set off the uprising: He wants to require public workers to pay more for their health insurance and pensions, effectively cutting the take-home pay of many by around 7 percent.

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Scott Fitzgerald, the Republican leader in the State Senate, slipped out of the Capitol Wednesday morning with his sunglasses on, head down. Protesters had gone to his home earlier in the week, forcing his family (including his wife, a school guidance counselor) to go elsewhere for a bit.

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Union Hate Rally in Wisconsin: Protests Rife With Hitler, Gun Targets, Death ThreatsIOLENCE AND HATE ARE THE CORE VALUES OF THE UNION COMMUNIST MOVEMENT.

There are no reasons for unions any more, other than to advance the goals of Communism. ALL UNIONS MUST BE CRUSHED (politically) before they cause more violence and hate. All the Union Communist Movement has to offer is violence and hate.

With these actions shown in the link I posted in my comment, the Violent, Hateful Union Communist Movement has shown that they implicitly endorse the near-fatal injury of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.

1 posted on 02/17/2011 7:56:38 AM PST by Lazamataz
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To: Lazamataz

A few characters missing, above:

VIOLENCE AND HATE ARE THE CORE VALUES OF THE UNION COMMUNIST MOVEMENT.

There are no reasons for unions any more, other than to advance the goals of Communism. ALL UNIONS MUST BE CRUSHED (politically) before they cause more violence and hate. All the Union Communist Movement has to offer is violence and hate.

With these actions shown in the link I posted in my comment, the Violent, Hateful Union Communist Movement has shown that they implicitly endorse the near-fatal injury of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.


2 posted on 02/17/2011 7:58:05 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: Lazamataz

When will we hear from The Messiah; asking for the Unions to “tone down the rhetoric”, or have the FBI and DHS swarm the “extremists” to quell the “heated rhetoric”?????


3 posted on 02/17/2011 7:59:26 AM PST by traditional1 ("Don't gotsta worry 'bout no mo'gage, don't gotsta worry 'bout no gas; Obama gonna take care o' me!)
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To: Lazamataz

Glenn Beck did say to watch for this in this country.


4 posted on 02/17/2011 8:00:28 AM PST by AU72
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To: Lazamataz
More Union thuggery?

Why it's unexpected and unprecedented.

5 posted on 02/17/2011 8:01:20 AM PST by Paladin2
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To: Lazamataz

I expect them to attempt to “punish the public” at some point.


6 posted on 02/17/2011 8:01:32 AM PST by Steely Tom (Obama goes on long after the thrill of Obama is gone)
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To: Lazamataz
Thousands of Union ProtestersThugs Storm WI State Capitol; Target Homes of GOP Lawmakers

Fixed it.

7 posted on 02/17/2011 8:01:49 AM PST by bolobaby
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To: AU72

We need to constantly go on every leftwing show and ask if the host endorses the Violence and Hate shown by the Union Communist Movement in Wisconsin.


8 posted on 02/17/2011 8:01:55 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: Lazamataz

Just call in the National Guard with guns at the ready......


9 posted on 02/17/2011 8:02:46 AM PST by basil (It's time to rid the country of "gun free zones" aka "Killing Fields")
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To: traditional1

The day a gang of union thugs show up at my home and threaten my family is the day they need bring front end loaders and dump trucks to cart them off.


10 posted on 02/17/2011 8:02:46 AM PST by Mouton
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To: Lazamataz

I agree. They’re clearly cultivating a climate of violence with their irresponsible, hate-filled rhetoric. Are these truly the people you want caring for your aged grandmother, guarding your shops, and teaching your children? These spittle-flecked raving monsters?

I think not ...


11 posted on 02/17/2011 8:02:48 AM PST by IronJack (=)
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To: Lazamataz

Gee, they’re starting to act like the muslim brotherhood.


12 posted on 02/17/2011 8:03:16 AM PST by ReneeLynn (Socialism is SO yesterday. Fascism, it's the new black. Mmm mmm mmm...)
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To: Lazamataz

I’ve been watching some of the news and I’m seeing some interesting signs that say things like “Kill the tyrants” another shows the Governor with a Hitler mustache.

Oddly enough the media doesn’t seem to notice.


13 posted on 02/17/2011 8:04:05 AM PST by cripplecreek (Remember the River Raisin! (look it up))
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To: Steely Tom
I expect them to attempt to “punish the public” at some point.

Are you saying that the Violent, Hateful rhetoric of the Union Communist Movement will translate into Violent, Hateful Actions?

Well, then, we will need to defend ourselves from the Violent, Hateful actions of the Union Communist Movement with deadly force.

14 posted on 02/17/2011 8:04:36 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: Paladin2

Conservatives are too busy working to pay for these idiots to take time off and counter demonstrate.


15 posted on 02/17/2011 8:04:47 AM PST by Oldexpat
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To: Lazamataz

Call out the National Guard. This is the entire reason they exist; To enforce Civil Law.


16 posted on 02/17/2011 8:04:56 AM PST by PSYCHO-FREEP (Patriotic by Proxy! (Cause I'm a nutcase and it's someone Else's' fault!....))
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To: Lazamataz
"Kim Hoffman, a middle school music teacher, said she and her husband, also a teacher, would lose $1,200 a month under the plan — too deep a cut to manage."

She's either lying or she's making way too much money to begin with. When a 7% cut equates to $1,200 a month, you're pulling down a lot.
17 posted on 02/17/2011 8:05:56 AM PST by youngidiot (Don't let the name fool ya, toots.)
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To: basil

I would suggest that we do not INITIATE any violence if the Violent, Hateful Union Communist Movement is before us, but obviously we need to defend ourselves against such Violent, Hateful Union Communists.


18 posted on 02/17/2011 8:06:37 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: Lazamataz

I’d like to see a bunch of regular folks surround the union president’s house for a while and protest union thuggery. Turnabout is fair play. Block their driveway and street as they try to go to work... block their place of work too.


19 posted on 02/17/2011 8:07:07 AM PST by Keith in Iowa (FR Class of 1998 | TV News is an oxymoron. | MSNBC = Moonbats Spouting Nothing But Crap.)
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To: Lazamataz

20 posted on 02/17/2011 8:07:34 AM PST by Hotlanta Mike (TeaNami)
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To: traditional1; Lazamataz
When will we hear from The Messiah; asking for the Unions to “tone down the rhetoric”,

He's inciting them:

However, he says making it harder for public employees to collectively bargain "seems like more of an assault on unions."

Obama says he's monitoring tensions in Madison

21 posted on 02/17/2011 8:07:42 AM PST by Madame Dufarge
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To: Steely Tom
I expect them to attempt to “punish the public” at some point.

Bring it.

Most Americans are impatient and utterly unused to European-style "work actions."

The unions will, like liberals are wont to do, overplay their hand.

22 posted on 02/17/2011 8:08:09 AM PST by Trailerpark Badass (I'm sick of damn idiots)
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To: Mouton

I would say threatening an elected official should carry some hefty penalties...


23 posted on 02/17/2011 8:08:12 AM PST by MrB (Tagline suspended for important announcement on my home page. Click my handle.)
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To: Lazamataz

Protesters had gone to his home earlier in the week, forcing his family (including his wife, a school guidance counselor) to go elsewhere for a bit.

RICO


24 posted on 02/17/2011 8:08:50 AM PST by Crim (The Obama Doctrine : A doctrine based on complete ignorance,applied with extreme incompetence..)
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To: cripplecreek
LOL, I saw one that said DEATH TO TYRANTS, with "Political" written above it in tiny letters.

Those teachers are so clever!

25 posted on 02/17/2011 8:09:51 AM PST by Trailerpark Badass (I'm sick of damn idiots)
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To: Lazamataz

The most important thing is to remind Walker and the GOP that the majority support him. He can not fold to thugs and threats. Go ahead Walker, please please, fire all of these hacks. You’re be met with cheers!


26 posted on 02/17/2011 8:09:51 AM PST by wilco200 (11/4/08 - The Day America Jumped the Shark)
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To: All
CONTACT GOVERNOR SCOTT WALKER AND SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!

Contact Us

 Feel free to contact us at any time.Gov Walker 

Email
govgeneral@wisconsin.gov

Mail
Office of Governor Scott Walker
115 East Capitol
Madison WI 53702

Phone
(608) 266-1212

 

 


27 posted on 02/17/2011 8:11:27 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: traditional1; Lazamataz
When will we hear from The Messiah; asking for the Unions to “tone down the rhetoric”,

He's inciting them:

However, he says making it harder for public employees to collectively bargain "seems like more of an assault on unions."

Obama says he's monitoring tensions in Madison

28 posted on 02/17/2011 8:11:41 AM PST by Madame Dufarge
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To: Lazamataz

Remember when the Air Traffic Controller’s Union decided to stage an illegal strike? Reagan fired every one of them and rehired a whole new crew in just days. And his move still stands today.

This is what needs to be done here. Fire every one of them for threatening Public security and well being. If they react violently and damage Public property, then throw them in Prison. If they inflict injury or death on the Law or citizens, then promptly shoot them.

50 years ago, this is exactly what would have happened. Why have we become so passive at a time when we need to do the opposite?


29 posted on 02/17/2011 8:12:18 AM PST by PSYCHO-FREEP (Patriotic by Proxy! (Cause I'm a nutcase and it's someone Else's' fault!....))
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To: Lazamataz
CONTACT GOVERNOR SCOTT WALKER AND SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!

Contact Us

 Feel free to contact us at any time.Gov Walker 

Email
govgeneral@wisconsin.gov

Mail
Office of Governor Scott Walker
115 East Capitol
Madison WI 53702

Phone
(608) 266-1212

 

 


30 posted on 02/17/2011 8:13:22 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: Lazamataz
This crap is only the beginning--especially if we don't get meaningful entitlement reform soon.

I was saying that the event in Greece were our future-- and the future is now.

31 posted on 02/17/2011 8:14:01 AM PST by Lysandru
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To: ReneeLynn
Gee, they’re starting to act like the muslim brotherhood.

They almost are except instead of Muslim they are hard core communists. Unions lost any sight of being useful as they once were many years ago. They are just a bunch of stealing thugs.

32 posted on 02/17/2011 8:14:43 AM PST by Logical me
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To: Mouton

A few years back I had a co-worker mention that our place of employment may go union and may have to strike. I told him fine, just don’t look for me on your rolls and I will be crossing your picket line to go to work if you strike.

It didn’t sit well and he mentioned he hoped that if it came to unionization and a strike there wouldn’t be violence. I told him just remember if you shoot at me I WILL shoot back and I know where every one of you all live as well, two can play at that game. There’s union thuggery and then there’s a blood feud. He shut up and has never mentioned union to me again. Talk of union petered out.

Call out the national guard and tear gas their lazy cracks!


33 posted on 02/17/2011 8:16:17 AM PST by sarge83
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To: Lazamataz

Thanks and I did.


34 posted on 02/17/2011 8:18:34 AM PST by ladyvet ( I would rather have Incitatus then the asses that are in congress today.)
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To: Lazamataz
This law could be the first step in saving our country, or at least freeing it from the tyranny of the extortionist, parasitic, public employee cartels. Hopefully, many more states will adopt similar (or even stronger) legislation.

There are many fine public employees, but when organized into these groups (gangs) they turn into a pack of wild dogs, devouring the wealth of taxpayers.

The time is right. The disgusting greed and sense of entitlement displayed by the public employee gangs in insisting on bleeding the taxpayer dry, during this terrible economic downturn, has opened the eyes of the average taxpayer.

35 posted on 02/17/2011 8:20:11 AM PST by Above My Pay Grade
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To: Lazamataz

Does anyone have a link to the commercial that the republicans are running that includes footage of union facism and violence?


36 posted on 02/17/2011 8:20:33 AM PST by snowrip (Liberal? You are a socialist idiot with no rational argument.)
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To: Lazamataz

If they are not at work, they should be fired.

Napoleon said Give them a whiff of grape.

The strikers should be given a whiff of hunger


37 posted on 02/17/2011 8:20:33 AM PST by bert (K.E. N.P. N.C. D.E. +12 ....( History is a process, not an event ))
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To: youngidiot

$205k a year.


38 posted on 02/17/2011 8:20:46 AM PST by AppyPappy (If you aren't part of the solution, there is good money to be made prolonging the problem.)
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To: snowrip

Yessir. Click the link in the comment section of my original post (thread starting)


39 posted on 02/17/2011 8:21:36 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: Lazamataz
Target Homes of GOP Lawmakers

Time to bring out the National Guard against these Communists! They can't get what they want through the system, so they attack the politicians physically. Now I'm not averse to the latter if the politicians we're keeping their oaths, but in this case, the Communist Union types want to subvert lawfully elected and oathkeeping lawmakers.

Put 'em down. Hard.

40 posted on 02/17/2011 8:21:53 AM PST by backwoods-engineer (Any politician who holds that the state accords rights is an oathbreaker and an "enemy... domestic.")
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To: Lazamataz
Protesters had gone to his home earlier in the week, forcing his family (including his wife, a school guidance counselor) to go elsewhere for a bit.

Gee, you almost never hear about Tea Partiers doing such things.

41 posted on 02/17/2011 8:22:01 AM PST by Texas Eagle (If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standards at all -- Texas Eagle)
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Oddly enough the media doesn’t seem to notice.

They certainly haven't noticed the sign with the crosshairs superimposed over Governor Walker's head...guess the corrupt media hasn't been able to connect it to Sarah Palin yet...

42 posted on 02/17/2011 8:22:22 AM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: Lazamataz
Target Homes of GOP Lawmakers

Too fast typing. Correction below.

Time to bring out the National Guard against these Communists! They can't get what they want through the system, so they attack the politicians physically. Now I'm not averse to the latter if the politicians weren't keeping their oaths, but in this case, the Communist Union types want to subvert lawfully elected and oathkeeping lawmakers.

Put 'em down. Hard.

43 posted on 02/17/2011 8:22:46 AM PST by backwoods-engineer (Any politician who holds that the state accords rights is an oathbreaker and an "enemy... domestic.")
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To: sarge83

Unions will even protest each other.

I was an AFL-CIO member and the UAW picketed our shop because we agreed to a no strike clause in our contract.


44 posted on 02/17/2011 8:23:08 AM PST by cripplecreek (Remember the River Raisin! (look it up))
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To: Lazamataz

He needs to hear us.

A part of the Bill that Governor Walker is bringing through will take away the ability of Unions to deduct dues directly from workers paychecks. Instead, it forces Unions to collect dues by making workers write a check. This is the single most terrifying thing for a Union. It turns them into a collection agency.


45 posted on 02/17/2011 8:23:36 AM PST by BrewingFrog (I brew, therefore I am!)
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To: Lazamataz
VIOLENCE AND HATE ARE THE CORE VALUES OF THE UNION COMMUNIST MOVEMENT. There are no reasons for unions any more, other than to advance the goals of Communism. ALL UNIONS MUST BE CRUSHED

Right on the money as usual, Laz.

46 posted on 02/17/2011 8:25:09 AM PST by backwoods-engineer (Any politician who holds that the state accords rights is an oathbreaker and an "enemy... domestic.")
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I bumped this to breaking news. This might really be exactly that, since this might be the Left attempting to redo Egypt.

The protests are bordering on violence, and they are targeting politicians at home.

47 posted on 02/17/2011 8:25:09 AM PST by Lazamataz (If Illegal Aliens are Undocumented Workers, then Thieves are Undocumented Shoppers.)
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To: AppyPappy; youngidiot

And that’s still over $100K each!


48 posted on 02/17/2011 8:25:50 AM PST by jimmyo57
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To: Lazamataz

Albert Shanker: “When school children start paying union dues, that ‘s when I’ll start representing the interests of school children.”

Albert Shanker (September 14, 1928 – February 22, 1997) was President of the United Federation of Teachers from 1964 to 1984 as well as President of the American Federation of Teachers from 1974 to 1997.

they must think their in Greece.


49 posted on 02/17/2011 8:25:50 AM PST by WOBBLY BOB ( "I don't want the majority if we don't stand for something"- Jim Demint)
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To: Lazamataz
He wants to require public workers to pay more for their health insurance and pensions, effectively cutting the take-home pay of many by.....


....around 7 percent!!!"

50 posted on 02/17/2011 8:25:58 AM PST by Texas Eagle (If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standards at all -- Texas Eagle)
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