Shots Fired: The Union Attack On Business

Things are going from bad to worse in the Midwest, as Big Labor's rhetoric of intimidation is giving way to violence. Now we have to not only halt the assault on business, but halt the actual physical assault of business people. Just last week I wrote about how a local IBEW union boss sent an email to an Ohio business owner threatening to harm his non-unionized business if it expanded into the Cleveland area. The story picked up a lot of attention and also a lot of outrage and rightly so. Rather than tempering themselves or pulling back on the thuggery, Big Labor in the Midwest has instead doubled down and escalated the intimidation and violence, with an apparent shooting of a Toledo suburbs business owner (who actually lives in Michigan) tied simply to the fact his company remains union-free. has the details: Last Wednesday, however, the attacks on Mr. King became much more serious when he was awakened late in the evening at his home in Monroe County,...(Read Full Post)