Wal-Mart to Employees: Don't Vote for Democrats
There's a stunning story on the front page of today's Wall Street Journal about how Wal-Mart is freaking out over the possibility of a Democratic win in the fall. So much so, in fact, that they're calling mandatory propaganda meetings across the nation in which they're indoctrinating workers about the alleged dangers of a Democratic takeover:
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is mobilizing its store managers and department supervisors around the country to warn that if Democrats win power in November, they'll likely change federal law to make it easier for workers to unionize companies -- including Wal-Mart.
In recent weeks, thousands of Wal-Mart store managers and department heads have been summoned to mandatory meetings at which the retailer stresses the downside for workers if stores were to be unionized.What are they worried about, exactly?