The President is missing. Could we get the candidate back?
The concerted effort to eliminate collective bargaining rights has spread well beyond Wisconsin. So have the protests. Reports have protests in 38 state capitols this week, including even Montana. Heck, even the protesters in Cairo are expressing support and solidarity with the workers in Wisconsin. But there’s a giant gap in the protester lines. President Obama is staying out of it. Apparently President Obama doesn’t have a strong opinion on workers’ bargaining rights. Interesting because candidate Obama had a strong opinion and made a strong promise: