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

Par4theDay Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 9:11 AM
I thought NY'ers were supposed to be tough and resilient. All I see are a bunch of whining fools who didn't prepare and are now crying for the government to save them. What is on display is a mini SHTF scenario and those in the NY and NJ failed to prepare for themselves and their families. You are seeing what the collapse of America will look like if we do not stop government dependency and promote self reliance. As hard of heart as this may sound - Their responsibility was to prepare, they had plenty of warming, they did not do what they should have done. They can all starve and freeze to death for all care.

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...