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

GoodWitchGlinda Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 2:55 PM
Crews who jump in their trucks to help unsupervised and without coordinating are usually that "rare-breed" of independent contractors who give all independent contractors a bad name: The ones who are trying to earn money without being reuired to pay taxes on their earnings. I think I have you figured out now. You want everyone else to pay taxes so that you can enjoy the services that they provide. You however want to steal these services, and not pay your fair share. You are worse than the one-percent who look for loopholes. You are a thief, as well as an unkind, insane, purported ex-Marine who supposedly spends more time helping in tragedies than any other American. Thank you for your service if you actually served.

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...