Posts Tagged ‘union’

The Cost of Becoming Mayor

I read somewhere that candidates for mayor of Hamilton are allowed to fund raise, and spend, about $300,000 in their bid to get the job. $300K !!!!!! And, where does all that money come from? In some cases, corporations and unions. Now, if I were a corporation or union, and I was helping someone become […]

Politics and Unions

Very interesting claims in an article today about the CAW (Canadian Auto Workers) union. Both the current president (Buzz Hargrove) and secretary-treasurer (Jim O’Neill) are retiring. There have been claims that there is a lot of internal pressure to choose a specific person to replace Buzz. Mr. Hargrove has claimed that he has not announced […]