11:28 AM yesterday
commented on Boeing Negotiates with Machinists After Refusing to Negotiate with Machinists
Goldy, Matt, Seatackled: The impression is that the union went back to Boeing and begged them to come back to the table. Sure, Boeing backtracked on what they said and that might be due to Inslee's efforts, but it appears that the union is scared that Boeing was going to follow through on the promise to not negotiate for 2 years. That is totally different than Boeing approaching the union and saying "hey, let's talk, we may have fucked up. We expected you to cave to our demands."
commented on The US Government Is Out of the General Motors Business
Well, if you believe that the WA state legislature did the right thing to offer up $8.7 billion in tax incentives and other investments to keep 1 Boeing project here, "saving" 76k jobs at Boeing and companies around the state. Then $10 billion for 1 million jobs is a deal.
commented on Mayor McGinn's New Ad
But, what about good grammar?
"He believes is specific, controversial liberal stuff, not vague pablum about togetherness:"