public safety and accountability- the foundation of our
existence. More needs to be done, as the recent underwear bomber
incident confirms. Janet Napolitano, the US Secretary of Homeland
Security of the Obama administration, must step up to the plate or
resign. There ഀ is no room for failure. We simply cannot accept the way
the administration handled this near disaster.
motivation and accountability from education administrators to
lift our kids to the heights they should reach, while making
parents equal partners in our children’s education. No
slashing or withholding of school funding.
- Ensuring no
lay offs of firefighters, police officers, teachers, nurses or
- Keeping in check the costs of
city, state and federal government, notably its personnel
expenses, thus preventing the noose from tightening around tax
initiative in treating New Yorkers equitably in the proposed
health insurance legislation.
the proposed MTA service cuts, and saving the more than half
million of our students and children who receive free or
discounted Metro Cards.
increases in property taxes and water rates, which have risen by
40% and 98% respectively.
any more hospital closures, but recouping the large amounts being
siphoned off due to fraud, mismanagement, and waste in our medical
- State and
City government solving our budgetary and fiscal problems.
- Addressing unemployment,
affordable housing, homelessness, veteran’s welfare, rent
increases, small businesses, foreclosures, neighborhood parks,
the environment, green jobs sustainability, overdevelopment, air
and noise pollution, polluted land and traffic congestion.
Reform is long
overdue. The clarion calls are deafening to purge the Augean
stables of Albany of those responsible. The curse of government
dysfunction has placed an unfair and overwhelming burden around
the necks of working families, our kids and our communities
collectively. We demand, and deserve, better. Enough is enough!
UNITED COMMUNITIES ALLIANCE
106-11 LIBERTY AVENUE, Suite 202, OZONE PARK, NY 11417
Telephone (718) 323-0791
Fax (718) 848-6203