Travelers flying out of or into LAX today for Thanksgiving are going to be in for a nightmare if they didn’t have early flights. The SEIU thought the busiest travel day of the year would be a great time to go out and protest against their faux grievances.
President Obama’s favorite union, the Service Employees International Union, is spearheading the obnoxious effort; it’s supposed to last from 11 a.m to 4 p.m., virtually the entire day. The LAPD says that travellers should arrive 90 minutes earlier than usual. LAX already advises people to arrive two hours in advance.
What exactly is SEIU protesting for? They say that an airport contract is breaking the city law on living wages – which, of course, is nonsense, since that would be prosecutable. (Read More)