Where do you think union dues are mainly spent?

Better pay, benefits and working conditions
17% (13 votes)
Political activities (contributions, advertising, etc.), salaries and/or perks for officials
65% (49 votes)
Your guess is as good as mine
17% (13 votes)
Total votes: 75
Your rating: None Average: 1 (1 vote)

My apologies (again) for the double post.

taken back in 2004. I'll provide the link and results from that poll later on as I want to see how they will compare.

I vote #3
To purchase and maintan golf courses, luxury condos, expensive cars, travel etc. for the ruling elite who subjugate the willing moronic masses of uneducated and unwashed sheeple.

Don't blame me,
I didn't vote for a
socialist.

The UAW is at what, 10% of it's all time high in membership-yet its' International Staff is at an all time high. I asked my plant rep about it a couple years ago, and got what every UAW member has heard many times-the "you don't understand the big picture" speech.

I asked my plant rep about it a couple years ago, and got what every UAW member has heard many times-the "you don't understand the big picture" speech.

Go to your union meetings, you'd be surprised how much you might learn about the goings on of the local.

To purchase and maintain golf courses, luxury condos, expensive cars, travel etc

Go to your union meetings and you will find out what every penny is spent on and then you will vote to approve it. Nothing gets paid without the members approval.