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  • "My feeling is that he threw out some ideas so he could point to some initiatives that he could take credit for. I don't think it would have much of an impact. If it has an impact, I think it would be a negative impact," said Steve Stanek, a research fellow at the conservative Heartland Institute who specializes in economic and financial issues. "He's proposing largely what has been talked about for years already."

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  • "You can go to the Bureau of Labor Statistics ... and you will see the government sector is unionized at, I think, six times the rate as the private sector," he said.

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