Nearly Half of Detroit Water Customers Can’t Pay Their Bill & The UN May Be Called In


Democrat run for half a century:

welcometodetroit

It’s a basic human right: water. But could the United Nations soon help the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department provide the service to struggling customers?

Water department spokeswoman Curtrise Garner says it’s a possibility – but for now, the water bills must be paid.

“We do have programs that do help those that are just totally in need; can’t afford it – but we also know that there are also people who can’t afford it would can not pay and we know this because, once we shut water off, the next day they are in paying the bill in full. So we do know that that has become a habit as well,” said Garner.

“At the DWAS Department – it’s not our goal to shut off water. We want people’s water on, just like they do; but you do have to pay for your water…That’s the bottom line.”

Garner said the reality is that nearly half of Detroit Water and Sewerage customers can’t pay their bills; and that has led activists to lobby the UN to step up and take action.

Nice work. They turned it into a third world country.

That being said, no way on Earth should the United Nations be involved in this. Nope.

Hat Tip: Gateway Pundit

See also: The Best Quotes From The “Navy SEAL Training Guide: Mental Toughness”

Why Obamacare is a Plague on America in 13 Quotes

7 Horrible Crimes Committed In America by Illegal Aliens

Also see...

Duane Lester

Duane Lester

Duane Lester is co-founder of All American Blogger, and the primary writer. Following graduation, Duane entered the United States Navy as a journalist. He spent five years touring the world, reporting on local news and sports. Following his enlistment, Duane spent almost 10 years working with adjudicated youth in residential treatment environments. Duane discovered politics after September 11. He credits Erich "Mancow" Muller for opening his eyes to his conservative beliefs. Since then, Duane has devoured books and literature on politics, reading everything he can from Adam Smith to Larry Elder to Thomas Sowell. He refers to his style of politics as "conserva-tarian", a mixture of conservative and libertarian beliefs.

Related Articles

Q&A Friday #79: Will There Be Any More YouTube Debates?

Question: “Last night’s YouTube debate again highlighted CNNs bias toward the Democratic Party, by asking about issues that Democrats “care”

MySpace Image Of The Day: A Funny, But Slightly Evil Pic

PS: My MySpace page is here and the Duncan Hunter 2008 MySpace page is here. Feel free to add yourself

Quotes Of The Day: Ouch Dean & Hill, Ouch

Our first quote of day comes from Bob Dole who apparently can’t stand Howard Dean. How else can you explain