… and docked pay for the time they missed from work, whether they went or not.
Not much about contemporary American politics makes me really angry, but this pushes all my buttons.
The response from the CFO is priceless:
There were no workers that were forced to attend the event. We had managers that communicated to our work force that the attendance at the Romney event was mandatory, but no one was forced to attend the event.
Could someone please PhotoShop some manacles on to the wrists of those miners?
In the meantime, is there no journalist who will ask Romney how he feels about having people forced by their employers to listen to him?