California Nurses Association says no to Arnold - page 5

incensed by the governor's comments about kicking nurse's butts, his vetoing a lifting bill to protect nurses from back injuries, and his proposed initiatives in the special election on november 6,... Read More

  1. by   pickledpepperRN
    When's the last time a political outcome was determined so clearly by feminine leadership as California's recent special election?

    http://www.signonsandiego.com/uniont...17vandeer.html

    ... Our Terminator-governor, remember, had justified holding this election because the state Legislature, composed of "losers, addicts, stooges" - and, oh yes, of "girlie men" - had failed to resolve important public matters. Since Schwarzenegger always has had a way with women, he could hardly have imagined being done in by girly girls.
    First to face him were the nurses...
  2. by   Turd.Ferguson
    Quote from spacenurse
    When's the last time a political outcome was determined so clearly by feminine leadership as California's recent special election?...
    You should congratulate yourselves for your victory, especially the victory over those blasted parents who want to be notified before their daughters receive a minor, not-even-worth-mentioning procedure such as an abortion.
  3. by   fergus51
    Quote from Turd.Ferguson
    You should congratulate yourselves for your victory, especially the victory over those blasted parents who want to be notified before their daughters receive a minor, not-even-worth-mentioning procedure such as an abortion.
    OK, I'll pat myself on the back for that one.
  4. by   RNadvocate
    I congratulate nurses (and female leadership) for ensuring that our voices are not silenced when it comes to patients, health care AND our own bodies.
  5. by   frpeho
    Yeah! "Well he said he'd kick our butt!" But on November 8th we kicked his butt! CNA rallied the troops! What a show we put on. I marched in Sacramento! And followed him other places. Their were firerfighters teachers etc! The nurses did GREAT! Yeah CNA! The nurses could feel the our spirit across the nation!
  6. by   landshark
    I am so proud of what we accomplished together in California!
    Now it is up to all of us in the nurses to enforce and implement!

    SEIU Nurse Alliance members are working together to unite nurses across the country to raise standards and unite nurses together so we can make staffing ratios a reality for all nurses.....

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