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Reprimanding Cops for Voting Republican

onefishnful Wrote: Jun 04, 2012 11:22 AM
Very well spoken, StillStanding. No one could have said that better.....

In New York City you can't buy a big gulp or vote Republican apparently. A group of Long Island police officers are claiming they were demoted for not falling in line with the typical New York Democratic machine.

Six Long Island cops claim their commissioner is putting politics before the badge.

The Long Beach crime fighters say they’ve been targeted by the seaside town’s Democratic machine for supporting GOP candidates in local elections last year.

Long Beach Police Commissioner Michael Tangney, a longtime Democrat, demoted the cops, cut their overtime, switched...