In Midst of Recession,
of Working Families the Pink Slip
MADISON – “Pink Slip Scott” Walker today announced that he will be laying off hundreds of workers in Milwaukee County at a time when families are struggling through a national recession and need steady paychecks more than ever before.
The 230 pink slips will be handed out by
“By resorting to mass layoffs in the midst of a recession, Scott Walker earned himself a new nickname today: Pink Slip Scott,” said Joe Wineke, Chair of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin. “Rather than drawing up a comprehensive plan to solve his budget problems, Pink Slip Scott just stuck it to working families by slashing jobs, cutting paychecks and wiping out benefits.”
“Most workers are just happy to have jobs, even if there are changes in the wage and benefit structure,"
Now it appears that wasn’t enough for
“Unfortunately hundreds of families in