There’s a very important and rather bizarre story out of Wisconsin today. And one we’re going to be watching closely. New Gov. Scott Walker (R) is proposing stripping all government workers of their collective bargaining rights. And to add a weirdly Mubarak-like angle to it he’s now flaunting the fact that he’s put the state national guard on alert in case there is labor unrest in response to the loss of collective bargaining rights.
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