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Old 07-31-2010, 09:00 PM
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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As a controversial firing in Washington, D.C., dominated the news last week, a questionable firing in Washington, Iowa, slipped under the radar. This employee earned $11 per hour sorting donated items for Goodwill Industries of the Heartland. But to Dustin Sieren, 30, that job was as meaningful as a White House appointment.

Firing of Goodwill worker with Down syndrome raises questions | lancastereaglegazette.com | Lancaster Eagle Gazette
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Old 07-31-2010, 10:11 PM
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That is really unconscionable. I don't even really understand what the violation was, but it was not a violation by the worker, but by his mother? Weird, if you ask me.

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