A message sent to npr "Talk of the Nation" this Nov. 2 on Ohio ballot issue 2 to repeal restrictions on public workers' rights:
From: Pepinsky, Harold E.
Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2011 2:18 PM
Subject: Isn't Ohio sb5 just one of 16 idential bills...
...written by the American Legistlative Council (ALEC) most prominently founded by the Corrections Corporation of America--the world's biggest prison-industrial private prison operator--to wine and dine and supply principally Republican state legislators w/o regard to anything come from their own constituents? We find ourselves in a race to an ALEC-sponsored race to the bottom, where the rationale for Ohio SB5 is for is that public employees ought to be brought down to the level of impoverishment of those who work for whatever pitiful jobs and lack of benefits offer, An ugly ALEC initiative promoting corporate for-profit global greed. regards--hal
Hal Pepinsky, email@example.com, pepinsky.blogspot.com, 519 Evergreen Circle, Worthington, OH 43085-3667, 1-614-885-6341
ps--Ohio Gov. Kasich was a Lehman Bros vp and promoter, thence promoted to politics; how's that for knowing how to create jobs?