As leader of a progressive, growing union with 2 million members, half employed in health care, Andy Stern has a stern message for Democratic politicians who seek support from the Service Employees International Union.
"We will walk with you but hold your feet to the fire," Sally O'Neill, a nurse at the Swedish Hospital child care center in Ballard said Wednesday, as the president of her union nodded with approval.
Even when you're holding people's feet to the fire, sometimes there comes a time to chill.
Friday, August 14, 2009
Joel Connelly: "The big dog of organized labor has a bone to pick with some Democrats"
Joel Connelly (Seattle PI):