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Dick Cheney Helped Give Wisconsin State Workers Collective Bargaining Rights

As the brilliant Mr. Christofferson pointed out a few days ago, Wisconsin's collective bargaining rights were given to state workers by a Republican governor Warren Knoles and a heavily-controlled Republican legislature.

Do you know who was on that governor's staff? None other than Republican icon Dick Cheney!

Cheney worked as a and was right there, front and center, when governor Knowles signed the bill giving state workers the right to collectively bargain in 1966.

Who'd a thought the mastermind behind all of this was... Dick Cheney!

Published

March 3, 2011 - 4:03pm

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