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.And they should not only feel guilt, but these union bosses should face manslaughter charges, as a newborn baby died because an emergency call in Brooklyn could not be responded to for nine hours (NY Daily News).
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, several sources and a city lawmaker said, which was over a raft of demotions, attrition and budget cuts.
"They sent a message to the rest of the city that these particular labor issues are more important," said City Councilman Dan Halloran (R-Queens), who was visited yesterday by a group of guilt-ridden sanitation workers who confessed the shameless plot.
Where are you, Michael Bloomberg? Don't you think providing emergency services are more important than using your office to act as food police or pushing for the so-called Religion of Peace and the building of their Ground Zero Victory Mosque?
In other news, while New Yorkers dig themselves out of the snow, Barack Hussein Obama is extending his vacation by one day in sunny Hawaii. God knows if George Bush were President and did such a thing, the media and liberals would never stop the criticism.