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Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt
    #4654161 - 09/13/05 11:02 AM (11 years, 2 months ago)

Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt

Sep. 13, 2005 at 9:02AM

New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin says the hurricane-devastated city is bankrupt and is scrambling for loans to pay its employees through the end of the year.
"Technically today we're out of cash," Nagin told reporters in Baton Rouge. "The city is bankrupt ... We have no money."
He said the city spent its last available cash last week on city employee payroll and was seeking bank loans, federal assistance and other means of financing to continue paying its bills and staff, the New Orleans Times Picayune reported Tuesday.
However, Nagin was emphatic state and federal officials would not railroad through city reconstruction until it had passed city muster.
"I don't want anybody outside of New Orleans planning nothing as it relates to how we're going to rebuild this city without us signing off on it," Nagin said.

http://www.washtimes.com/upi/20050913-084248-8471r.htm


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: lonestar2004]
    #4654163 - 09/13/05 11:03 AM (11 years, 2 months ago)

"I don't want anybody outside of New Orleans planning nothing as it relates to how we're going to rebuild this city without us signing off on it," Nagin said.


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: lonestar2004]
    #4654202 - 09/13/05 11:15 AM (11 years, 2 months ago)

Nagin should get a cottage with Brown and be done with his political life. Every time I see him all I can picture is a monkey flailing his arms about in hopes of receiving a banana.


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: lonestar2004]
    #4655135 - 09/13/05 03:19 PM (11 years, 2 months ago)

Quote:

lonestar2004 said:
"I don't want anybody outside of New Orleans planning nothing as it relates to how we're going to rebuild this city without us signing off on it," Nagin said.




In the proud tradition of NOLA politics Mayor Nagin wants his piece of the pie.


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: daimyo]
    #4655146 - 09/13/05 03:21 PM (11 years, 2 months ago)

flinging shit*


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: JesusChrist]
    #4655771 - 09/13/05 05:51 PM (11 years, 2 months ago)

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Quote:

lonestar2004 said:
"I don't want anybody outside of New Orleans planning nothing as it relates to how we're going to rebuild this city without us signing off on it," Nagin said.




In the proud tradition of NOLA politics Mayor Nagin wants his piece of the pie.




I suspect that, in the proud tradition of LA politics, he may have already taken it.


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: lonestar2004]
    #4657757 - 09/14/05 01:53 AM (11 years, 2 months ago)

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lonestar2004 said:

"I don't want anybody outside of New Orleans planning nothing as it relates to how we're going to rebuild this city without us signing off on it," Nagin said.






How does a moron like this get elected?


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: MagicalMystery]
    #4658076 - 09/14/05 03:32 AM (11 years, 2 months ago)

Do you really think he wrote a speech for every conference? Mother fucker was giving a speech in a baseball cap and a t shirt and knows that everyone fucked up.


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: lonestar2004]
    #4658262 - 09/14/05 04:29 AM (11 years, 2 months ago)

This guy needs to be put in his place


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Re: Mayor says New Orleans now bankrupt [Re: downforpot]
    #4658340 - 09/14/05 05:11 AM (11 years, 2 months ago)

Using double negatives, or not using them I should say, doesn't require a TelePrompTer. It's simple English.


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"We can have peace and security only as long as we band together to preserve that most priceless possession, our inheritance of European blood."
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"We must secure the existance of our people and a future for White children."
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