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Bloomberg and Schumer Booed at Parade

rmt5 in MA Wrote: Mar 03, 2013 1:26 PM
Bloomberg and Schumer booed? Why would anyone want to boo politicians who think they know everything, and will use whatever power entrusted to them to legislatively impose their opinions, no matter what.

Yesterday was the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in the Rockaways in New York City. The area was hard hit during Hurricane Sandy and has had a hard time recovering after the storm. Mayor Bloomberg, who was featured in the parade, was booed by the Rockaway residents after his lack of leadership and help after the storm. The New York Post covered the story:

Locals didn’t spare their ire over the area’s slow recovery, hoisting signs reading, “Mr. Mayor, we need jetties” and “Listen to the Rockaways.”

“We’ve been dying down here, up to our ears in muck trying...