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Still No Big 3 Bailout….yet

Great job folks!  Evidently your pressure on U.S. Senators is encouraging those opposed to transforming the USA into the USSA (United Socialist States of America) to stand their ground.  Let’s keep it up.

Continue to call, write, and email US Senators who refuse to reward corporate irresponsibility and subsidize incompetent management.  They need to know we stand with them.

 


 $14 billion auto bailout dies in Senate

By JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS and KEN THOMAS, Associated Press Writer

WASHINGTON – A $14 billion emergency bailout for U.S. automakers collapsed in the Senate Thursday night after the United Auto Workers refused to accede to Republican demands for swift wage cuts.

The collapse came after bipartisan talks on the auto rescue broke down over GOP demands that the United Auto Workers union agree to steep wage cuts by 2009 to bring their pay into line with Japanese carmakers.

…(Read full article)


Here again is our “Gang of 6” who’ve publicly announced their opposition to the bailout.  Be sure to let them know it’s appreciated.

Sen. John Ensign, R-NV

Senator Richard Shelby, R-AL

Senator Jim DeMint, R-SC

Senator David Vitter, R-LA

Senator Tom Coburn, R-OK

Senator Mitch McConnell, R-KY

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