NYC Transit Strike: Politicians in full attack mode

A Brooklyn judge slapped the transit workers union with a $1 million a day fine, as a mediation session aimed at stopping the walkout is slated for this afternoon.

The politicians have been in full flow when it comes to doling out invectives.

Bloomberg: “a cowardly attempt by Roger Toussaint and the TWU to bring the city to its knees to create leverage for their own bargaining position”

Pataki: “They have broken the trust of the people of New York.”They have not only endangered our city and state’s economy, but they are also recklessly endangering the health and safety of each and every New Yorker.”

Peter Kalikow: “a slap in the face” to all New Yorkers,

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