A Different Kind of Workplace Organizing

"The Business Industry Political Action Committee's 'Prosperity Project' program targets 20 million employees in battleground states" and "pushes their companies' views of political candidates to employees via Web sites and interoffice e-mails," reports Advertising Age. BIPAC "is especially concerned about confirmation of pro-business judges and has focused most of its attention on congressional races." BIPAC president Greg Casey said his group tells workers "how the issues impact them," but doesn't tell them how to vote. Casey also said that John Kerry "is not a business candidate. He hasn't even pretend [sic] to be."