July 12, 2009

Censors in Charge

At Hit & Run...SEIU's Chavista Legal Team Cribs from Obama, Threatens Broadcasters

The union is leaning on TV stations to remove an anti-EFCA ad they don't like. It must help to know the President's got their back, along with the power of the FCC.

Here's the ad

Here's the letter stations are getting.

You might say it's union men strong-arming in protest over their depiction as strong-arming union men in a political advertisement. Yes, the ad is a bit over the top, but how exactly does that distinguish it from many others?

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Posted by dan at July 12, 2009 7:04 PM