Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Bloomberg justified his refusal to even negotiate by claiming that since the city didn't directly employ bus personnel, it wasn't a party to the strike. This was rejected by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), which found that the city and the bus companies were both "primary employers" of the striking workers. The mayor simply ignored the NLRB finding.
But not seen on TRIMET'S HOW WE ROLL BLOG!
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That's right, even though the operator was not cited by an actual officer capable of enforcing DMV rules Trimet officials in their infinite wisdom have decided that they can now impose suspensions on operators for violating DMV rules on their own! Crazy isn't it?
Interview of Eric Hesse at Trimet - YouTube (I wonder how much $ he makes, I bet 155k)
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