The assault on unions ramps up even more in the U.S. but this time labour and friends (perhaps inspired by world events) respond with big democractic numbers. But what about the practice of withholding participation in the democractic practice of legislating as representatives flee the state to hold a vote? And what about blaming workers for a mess that they didn't make? Matt and Stephen discuss bad taxes, good politics and public policy including the recent move by Obama that may result in the overturning of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).
We drew some interesting statistics from Rober Reich's piece The Republican Strategy.
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