Trumka Wants an Obamacare Waiver
Now liberals don’t even like ObamaCare.
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I just got this story off the TIME Magazine website. Headline: “Labor Leader Admits Obamacare Woes.” Awwww. Let’s all grab the violins. “The head of the nation’s largest federation of unions admitted ‘we made some mistakes’ in writing ObamaCare Thursday at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast in downtown DC. The head of the AFL-CIO, Richard Trumka, said he was surprised that employers have reduced workers’ hours below 30-a-week to avoid an employer penalty scheduled to go into effect in 2015.
“‘That is obviously something that no one intended.'” You know, when are you people gonna realize there are unintended disastrous consequences to everything practically that you do? “Oh, we had no idea!” Yeah, you had no idea either that when you raised taxes on yachts. You had no idea that the people that built them would get fired, did you, because people would stop buying them. You just had no idea.
You had no idea when you raised taxes that you get bigger deficits, did you? Because you kill jobs. You had no idea any of this, do you. “We had no idea that employers would try to get below 30-hour work weeks to avoid the…” What, you think they’re just gonna sit there and bend over, grab the ankles, and take the hit? You think you people just diagnose and proscribe liberalism on everybody and we’re just gonna sit here and take it?