I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

Can Companys MAKE You Campaign For Candidate?[Pic+

More fallout from Citizens United. Is this true, IAB?

submitted by: SmagBoy1
< Back Next >
Can Companys MAKE You Campaign For Candidate?[Pic+. More fallout from Citizens United. Is this true, IAB?
+ Add to Favs
View/Add
Hits: 11653 | Favorites: 0 | Emailed: 0 | Rating: 1.9 | Category: News & Politics | Date: 08/26/2012
 
 popular today
Meet Moldy The Clown! [Pic] He smells like Bengay and only has hard candy, but wait until you see him juggle his colostomy bag!
What A D*ck [Pic] Some people will do anything to ride in the carpool lane...
That`s A Bad Sign [Pic] If you`re too stupid to know this is bad, then maybe you need his service.
Feel This Lump [Pic] Feel it faster....
Mother Of The Year - Painted Up Hussy Edition[Pic] Bad parenting or is nudity no big deal?
More Comments >

Draculya
Male, 40-49, Asia
 11895 Posts
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 12:58:18 AM
I would not want belligerent volunteers on a campaign. It is easier to do harm to a campaign than good.

OutWest
Male, 50-59, Western US
 548 Posts
Monday, August 27, 2012 5:02:43 PM
I've never had a private employer ask me to campaign or support any politician. Usually politics, like religion is not typically discussed at work by management to employee.

This is a trojan horse to imply that private business is playing dirty pool. When in fact Unions come closer to the deep end of that pool than any employer I`ve ever worked for.

SmagBoy1
Male, 40-49, Southern US
 4180 Posts
Monday, August 27, 2012 3:58:12 PM
And I don't have an agenda here, I`m genuinely asking! Also, I apologize for the misspelling of "companys" if, in fact, my submission was spelled that way (and I have a feeling it was)! And if so, dang, I`m ashamed.

SmagBoy1
Male, 40-49, Southern US
 4180 Posts
Monday, August 27, 2012 3:55:08 PM
Okay, I realize *this* case was about a union, but doesn't the question still stand. By the same logic covered here, couldn`t a company (an independent entity with rights under Citizen`s United) compel its employees to campaign for a candidate?

Cajun247
Male, 18-29, Southern US
 10227 Posts
Monday, August 27, 2012 12:25:44 PM
@HumanAction

That sums it up nicely. I'm employed at FedEx, it may not be explicitly called a contract, but me and FedEx have our own copy of the "agreement" between us.

More Comments >
 


Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |
© 2014 Demand Media, Inc. All rights reserved.