Judge threatened after ruling Detroit’s bankrupt: ‘Expect to either be beaten or run over’

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A U.S. bankruptcy judge ruled Tuesday that Detroit is eligible to seek relief under Chapter IX of the Federal Bankruptcy Act. He also ruled that pensions payable to retired city workers will receive no special protections are subject to revision like any other creditor.

This represents the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history. The city has debts totaling $18 billion, including a $3.5 billion shortage in pension funds, according to Fox News.

“This once proud and prosperous city can’t pay its debts. It’s insolvent. It’s eligible for bankruptcy,” Judge Steven Rhodes said in announcing his decision. “At the same time, it also has an opportunity for a fresh start.”

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When America goes bankrupt, you can be sure that Congress retirement is protected. Only the peasants will suffer, and die of starvation when there is no more money for citizens of this nation, led to the Welfare State dependency by the Democrats. IF you don't elect me, Don Cordell for your President in 2016, you will live to regret it. We must retake control of our nation, stop our worldwide spending, return our troops to defend our borders, stop giving gifts of money and military support equipment, because WE are BANKRUPT.  The Unions were a good thing originally, they can still be in the future, but with more fiscal control over the members contributions. Employers of the pre 1930's paid pennies for wages, had company towns where you lived in Employers housing, bought your food from the Company store, paid in Company Script, well the USA is now a Company, do you want the only jobs to be for the Company, paid in worthless script to spend in the Government stores where the idea of anyone making a profit is guilty of a crime? Keep it up as we are now, and we will lose everything that made this nation Wonderful.

Public sector unions had no power in this country until 1959, when Mayor Robert Wagner, NYC, wanted their votes and made government employees eligible for union representation and collective bargaining.  Wisconsin followed in 1959 as the first state to permit collective bargaining by public sector state employees.   

I oppose unions for people I employ, police, teachers, firemen, government workers in a business I own, local, state, federal governments to organize against We The People.

They have job security as long as we need government services.  That should keep their wages low.

In return they SHOULD NOT have union protection, union bargaining, union representation in any form. 

NO unions in the public sector.  FIGHT them every way we can.

from wiki: (my italics)

"A public-sector trade union (or public-sector labor union) is a trade union which primarily represents the interests of employees within public sector (government-owned, supported or regulated) organizations. Public sector unions have become some of the larger or more influential unions in certain areas of the world in recent times as private sector union membership has declined sharply.

Such unions are highly controversial among conservatives as well as many liberals who argue that public sector unions exert political power in elections to bargain for large pensions and other expensive benefits of which taxpayers are not fully aware, and thereby help to create state and local government budget problems."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public-sector_trade_union

Lets see, the democrats impose EPA standards that force manufacturing jobs out of the country, impose labor contracts that force jobs out of the country, take away spending restraints, and you wonder why you're broke. Its no coincidence that the most heavilly restricted gun rights are  the country's murder capitals. You reap what you sow. Pull your heads out of your asses,  you get what you ask for.

Top murder towns in America

1. Chicago | 500
2. New York | 419
3. Detroit | 386
4. Philadelphia | 331
5. Los Angeles | 299
6. Baltimore | 219

Well would you look at that! Right at the top of the list. All of these jewels of America for all the world to see. Ya, these are the Republican strong holds. Where the NRA gun toting Americans hangout. We have been trying to tell them for years, that all of their guns are killing everybody. But they will not believe us. Now all of the Republican run cities, are right there at the top of the list! So that everybody can see that their ideologies are destroying America!

WHAT?? What are you talking about? NO, those can't be Democratic run cities. The democrats don't allow any guns if they can help it. Are you sure they are run by Democrats????

Excuse me folks, I'm going to leave now!

Not really a surprise, Union Workers or the Entitled on the other End, Im sure not one lost any sleep while they were bleeding those businesses dry, Unions are like most liberal fixes, they start out as a great idea or a Necessity, then go way to far, Now all there good for is padding the Bosses pockets, buying Politicians, and pricing everything out of reach to the low class and none union workers. 

THANKS TO PROGRESSIVE/LIBERAL LEFT WING/DEMOCRATIC/SOCIALIST/MARXIST/COMMUNIST  RULE, THERE ARE MANY OTHER STATES IN AMERICA THAT ARE DESTINED TO BECOME THE "FUTURE DETROITS".!!!!!!......PEOPLE GET THE GOV'T THEY VOTE FOR AND DESERVE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111

They are NOT DemocratIC they are democrats!! Want to throw up every time I hear Pislosi say "her democratic colleagues" !!

People gettin tarred o de jujes !  Best start flyin strait dere jujes !

Gee, the ones who ran the city bankrupt get a chance to enjoy the fruits of their labor.

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YIKES!!! Chelsea Clinton Emphatically States A Person With A Beard And A Penis Can ‘Absolutely’ Identify As A Woman

  • The one issue Hillary and Chelsea don’t appear to agree on entirely is transgender self-identification
  • In an interview with The Sunday Times, journalist Decca Aitkenhead asked the Clintons about transgender self-identification
  • Chelsea Clinton replied ‘yes’ emphatically when asked if someone with a beard and penis can ever be a woman
  • ‘It’s going to take a lot more time and effort to understand what it means to be defining yourself differently,’ Hillary said
  • Aitkenhead said Hillary became ‘uneasy’ when the question was asked while Chelsea shot a ‘furious stare’ at the journalist as her mother answered
  • Hillary added: ‘It’s a very big generational discussion, because this is not something I grew up with or ever saw’

(Daily Mail) – It may appear Hillary and Chelsea Clinton always see eye-to-eye, but in a recent interview one topic cracked the facade of the like-minded mother-daughter power duo.

The one issue Hillary and Chelsea don’t appear to agree on entirely is transgender self-identification.

In an interview with The Sunday Times, journalist Decca Aitkenhead asked the Clintons if someone with a beard and a penis can ever be a woman, to which Chelsea replied emphatically, ‘Yes.’

However, as Aitkenhead describes it, Hillary looked ‘uneasy’, and blamed generational gaps for being less accepting.

‘Errr. I’m just learning about this,’ Hillary responded. ‘It’s a very big generational discussion, because this is not something I grew up with or ever saw. It’s going to take a lot more time and effort to understand what it means to be defining yourself differently.’

The Clintons sat sown with Aitkenhead to promote the book they co-authored, The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience.

The book features Danica Roem, the first trans woman elected to a U.S. state legislature.

According Aitkenhead’s account, she tells Hillary during the interview that many British feminists of Hillary’s generation have a problem with the idea that a ‘lesbian who doesn’t want to sleep with someone who has a penis is transphobic.’

Hillary nods in agreement, while Chelsea ‘stiffens and stares at me’, according to Aitkenhead.

The journalist then adds that many women of Hillary’s generation are uncomfortable with biological males sharing women’s bathrooms.

‘I would say that, absolutely,’ Hillary nods firmly. ‘Absolutely. Yes.’

That’s when Chelsea begins shooting a ‘furious stare’ at Aitkenhead, who points it out to her.

‘I’m a terrible actor’, Chelsea laughs.

Chelsea then says she is thrilled with the National Health Service’s decision to assign patients to single-sex wards according to the gender they identify as, instead of their biological make up.

‘How can you treat someone if you don’t recognize who they feel and know in their core they are?’ Chelsea says.

‘And I strongly support children being able to play on the sports teams that match their own gender identity,’ she adds. ‘I think we need to be doing everything we can to support kids in being whoever they know themselves to be and discovering who they are.’

At this point Hillary looks conflicted.

‘I think you’ve got to be sensitive to how difficult this is,’ Hillary says. ‘There are women who’d say [to a trans woman], ”You know what, you’ve never had the kind of life experiences that I’ve had. So I respect who you are, but don’t tell me you’re the same as me.” I hear that conversation all the time.’

Despite the clear tension in the room, the pair say they don’t argue about this topic.

But according to Aitkenhead, ‘I get the impression they don’t like to present anything less than a united front to the world.’

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