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Thanks a Lot: Utility Union Strikes in the Middle of Heat Wave

Lance61 Wrote: Jul 01, 2012 10:30 PM
Union representation in the American workforce is now under 10%, and decreasing! We just might see this continuing rise in American productivity as a result. Whatya think........comrade?

Remember when New York City's unionized sanitation workers refused to work during the middle of a deadly blizzard in 2010? All because they were protesting the budget? 

Selfish Sanitation Department bosses from the snow-slammed outer boroughs ordered their drivers to snarl the blizzard cleanup to protest budget cuts -- a disastrous move that turned streets into a minefield for emergency-services vehicles, The Post has learned.

Miles of roads stretching from as north as Whitestone, Queens, to the south shore of Staten Island still remained treacherously unplowed last night because of the shameless job action,...

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