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I love that---red state like Texas.
Gary

On 6 Nov 2004 at 9:08, David Fisher wrote:

> Probably.
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> When you think about it, not much more hypocritical than forcing all
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> Of the "independent" testing agency "techs" to be part of the
> Engineers/Operators
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> Union.
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> Nothing like having the oversight entity be part of the same club as
> the people they
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> Are supposed to evaluate (their quality of work, anyway).
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> See, that kind of industry "good ol' boy network" even happens in
> states that are Blue!
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> Ha! And you thought that only happens in the red states like Texas and
> Louisiana!
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> David L. Fisher SE PE
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>   _____  
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> From: GSKWY(--nospam--at)aol.com [mailto:GSKWY(--nospam--at)aol.com] 
> Sent: Saturday, November 06, 2004 8:43 AM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Unions
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> With respect to unions and politics - in Chicago,  building inspectors
> are required to belong to the carpenter's union.  Is this required
> other places as well?  (It's not required in DC.)
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> Has this been true for as long as any one can remember?
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> Does it have anything to do with the fact that Carpenter's Local 14
> was the largest contributor to Daley's campaign?
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> Gail Kelley
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