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O’Hare Janitors Descend On Mayor’s
House To Protest Looming Job Cuts

CBS [Chicago], by Staff

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Posted By:BaseballFan, 11/30/2012 11:13:08 AM

Dozens of union airport workers were holding a prayer vigil outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s house on Thursday, asking him to reconsider a decision to hand custodial work at O’Hare International Airport to a new company that doesn’t use union labor. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports the O’hare janitors and window washers will lose their jobs in just over two weeks, when a new contractor takes over custodial work at the airport. The workers wanted to send a message to the mayor, on his birthday: Walk a day in our shoes.

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Wow, the godfather puts one over on SEIU. And these workers - they voted how when godfather was running for mayor? Merry Christmas, folks.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: tennman, 11/30/2012 11:42:30 AM     (No. 9041318)

Who knew they actually cleaned O´Hare?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: skedaddle, 11/30/2012 11:42:53 AM     (No. 9041319)

Hasn´t taken long for some union workers to reap their reward for their blind obedience to the dark side. And I wouldn´t bet a penny they´ll ever vote for anybody but Democrats.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Keekng, 11/30/2012 12:02:20 PM     (No. 9041351)

When cost surpasses earnings, something has to give. ALso, the City will not be responsible for the workers healthcare costs so I guess 0bama deserves to share some of the job killing credit with the Unions.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: strike3, 11/30/2012 12:10:15 PM     (No. 9041375)

"Prayer vigil?" They aren´t praying to the true God or they wouldn´t be in the situation they got themselves into in the first place. Probably barry the messiah or his father, satan.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 11/30/2012 12:27:05 PM     (No. 9041418)

Why that evil union busing nasty business like repub...........Oh Wait!





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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rafter, 11/30/2012 1:20:34 PM     (No. 9041534)

You cannot lie, cheat, steal and say "present" ....

unless you are Obama himself.

Only himself has privileges.
Now deal with it.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: cartcart, 11/30/2012 2:04:42 PM     (No. 9041647)

College kids should be doing that work as they go through school. Janatorial is a stepping-stone on the path to something more meaningful and it should not be a long-term career. I love janators, but really, this is menial work.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: tipover, 11/30/2012 4:58:08 PM     (No. 9041916)

Don´t denigrate the work please´. The job is necessary and with 50% of the population on the back side of the "ability" bell curve they need a job too. Not all can be or should be a college grad. Its too bad that "vocational training" is not more respected in these times.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/30/2012 10:01:46 PM     (No. 9042288)

They are wasting their time out in the cold.

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