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Episode 199: A Fast-Food Dictatorship of the Proletariat

California assembly member Lorena Gonzalez-Fletcher speaks during a rally outside the federal building in San Diego, Calif., October 19, 2017. (Mike Blake/Reuters)

Assembly member Lorena Gonzalez, author of the infamous A.B. 5, is at it again, this time with an effort to unionize fast-food workers by extraordinary means. AG Rob Bonta threatens to bring down the house. CalPERS says it’ll have to accept greater risk to fully fund generous government-union retirements. Gavin Newsom extends his emergency authority into 2022 because winter is coming. Kamala Harris whiffs her appearance in Paris. Joe Biden is prepared to do for California unions what their near-total control of the state could not. Music by Metalachi.


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