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Help From Alabama Workers Being Denied in New Jersey Because They're Non-Union

Ann272 Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 7:51 AM
The little understood "faith based initiatives" signed by President Bush allowed cross border actions by volunteers from churches and civic groups, and the Red Cross, to come into Louisiana, Alabama and Mississipii after Katrina. The magnificent effort by thousands of volunteers was litle understood except by those of us who were in the storm's direct impact. Fema took credit for the work of the volunteers. Evidently President Obama was unable to sign a cross border act for Benghazi.

Utility crews from Alabama ready to help hurricane stricken and desperate people in New Jersey without power have been told to "stand down" and some are already headed back home. Why? Because they're non-union workers. Keep in mind there are still millions of people in New Jersey without power and many who have been stranded for days as a result. The crews drove 900 miles to reach the area effected by Sandy and this is how they were received:

Crews from Huntsville, as well as Decatur Utilities and Joe Wheeler out of Trinity headed up there this...