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Schumer defends Wisconsin's workers

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 09:54 AM

Schumer defends Wisconsin's union workers, and the labor movement in general.

"Here's the point I'd make to those who want to strip collective bargaining. We see a corporation be corrupt, or steal, or go. Do we say 'Lets abolish the corporate form?'"

He added:

"There are people on the hard right…that do want to use this moment to eradicate and crush unions and that will be the detriment not just to the of the union members, but of the whole middle class in America and that means the rest of America itself."

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