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GOP Sen Wannabe Calls for Construction Workers to Refuse Work on Islamic Center

Russ Feingold's likely opponent in November is businessman Ron Johnson. In an interview with the Racine Journal Times (via TPM), Johnson aired his views on the Park 51 Islamic community center. He first spit on the Constitution:
"I just hope the zoning officials and the city, the state revisit that, rezone that piece of property."
And then called on construction workers to do what the government is constrained from doing:
The Republican candidate for U.S. Senate continued: "If they don't do it I hope the construction workers in New York show their outrage and say we are not going to do that."
Eric Kleefeld quips: "So this is what it takes for Republicans to support organized labor..." I'm actually very much in favor of this. It's not blatantly un-Constitutional. More than that, it would fail wonderfully. Conservatives always convince themselves that they represent some vast silent majority. And while the polls show that a majority of Americans "oppose' the Park 51 project, those polls don't distinguish between people who are kinda-sorta uncomfortable about it, and those who actually want something done to halt its construction -- I think the latter are likely in the minority on this issue. And more Manhattanites are in favor of the project than oppose it. So, good, let some jackass from Wisconsin call for a worker boycott. It's a tough economy, and the organizers of Park 51 shouldn't pay a dime to Islamophobes, be they construction workers or whatever else. Let the haters keep beating the streets looking for work -- there will be plenty of decent New Yorkers willing and able to accomplish the task. I'm all for the "hidden hand of the market" slapping Ron Johnson upside the head.