Corporations pressuring their workers to vote GOP—and even make campaign donations (2)

1) Is Your Boss Going to ‘Mine’ Your Vote? More Corporations Step Up Coercion
Lee Fang on October 19, 2012 – 5:18 PM ET
http://www.thenation.com/blog/170703/your-boss-going-mine-your-vote-more-corporations-step-coercion

2) CEO Asks Employees to Help Company ‘and Yourself’ by Donating $2,500 to Romney
By Igor Volsky
http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2012/10/20/1054351/ceo-asks-employees-to-help-company-and-yourself-by-donating-2500-to-romney/

1 thought on “Corporations pressuring their workers to vote GOP—and even make campaign donations (2)”

  1. just fyi, heard it last night
    http://www.marketplace.org/topics/elections/campaign-trail/you-can-get-fired-talking-politics-work

    “But the majority of Americans employed in the private sector work “at will.” According to law professor emeritus Joseph Little at the University of Florida, that means you are free to leave at any time, for any reason. That gives your boss a lot of latitude, too.

    “An employer may fire the employee at will,” Little said, adding, “For any reason. With no consequences.”

    More at link
    Some of that pressure may be subtle, but in some cases it’s explicit.”

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