Utility Workers Union of America System Local 102 today strongly criticized the continuing lockout of nearly 150 utility workers.
Romney's statement, in a written response to an FOP questionnaire, is in line with his attempt, as Massachusetts governor, to strip Fire Fighters and police officers throughout the state of their collective bargaining rights.
"Working at a site without air on a 90-degree day and trying to keep my staff and donors from passing out was part of my daily challenge."
Northern Ohio Red Cross workers brought their anger and frustration to the agency's National Headquarters in Washington.
The strike was provoked by the agency's insistence on an "irresponsible" health care plan and a speed-up drive that compromises the safety of blood donors.