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December 19, 2012 12:00 AM

Alvin Bessent: Bad news for unions is bad news for workers

As a son of Michigan, I grew up knowing there were three things you could always count on. Stand anywhere in the state and you’re no more than six miles from a beautiful lake. If you don’t like the weather, wait a few hours; it will change. And a job in a union shop is a ticket into the blue-collar middle class.

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