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

scocozza Wrote: Jul 02, 2012 6:19 AM
It ia a lockout, not a strike. Read a real newa source. Katie is a hack!
MMM52 Wrote: Jul 02, 2012 3:37 PM
apparently you cannot read then because she states right in the article that it is a lock out, idiot.
Joseph64 Wrote: Jul 02, 2012 8:38 AM
It doesn't matter. it all goes back to the unreasonableness of unions. If they would accept what was offered there would be no problem.

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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