elected officials are so busy trying to control
what we eat and
Building a stadium for
the rich and a Ferris wheel,
Instead of doing
their job such as protecting the people and the
For example we have been getting more intense
storms over the past few years,
But they have done nothing to help protect our
city from future storms.
Our elected officials have a duty to inform us,
But we have the right to make our own decisions.
The city employs people to
design and administrate projects,
Yet they continuously hire consultants to do
the exact same jobs for
salaries and some with very bad track records:
City council members are our
They should not be awarding
themselves and the Mayor a third term
After we spoke up against it (but
they ignored our wishes).
They can say what they want but, there is no excuse for
In my opinion that shows
disrespect and contempt for the voters.
They should all be voted out of
office to show we won’t allow these types of
If you are fed up and
The abuse of our constitutional
The over taxation
The politicians ignoring us when
The politicians who are working
only for the 1%
Then it is time to put aside our
political affiliations and work together as
New Yorkers to regain control of
and our lives from
Those who wish to control us and
treat us with little or no respect.
The U.S. constitution is the
absolute law of the U.S.
Followed by the New York State constitution.
Followed by the New York City charter
Thus it is illegal to pass bills or laws that go
So elected officials attempting to pass bills or laws
These documents must be held accountable.
The US constitution states:
“No taxation without representation”
I don’t remember our
representatives (elected officials)
Consulting with us before
creating new taxes.
past twelve years the city has been pushing
privatization of civil service jobs.
They claim this will save money.
This is a ridiculous lie!
Here is the breakdown of privatization:
If the city fires ten employees and hires a
contractor to do the same job,
The contractor will use his ten employees that
are paid the same salary
as the Civil Servants they replaced,
But now there is a contractor that must be paid,
And also an inspector must be hired to check on
the contractors work.
How does that save money?