District Council 33 members react to Nutter's budget

We asked a few people what they thought about Mayor Nutter's budget address, including two members of District Council 33, the blue-collar city workers union.

The city's nonuniformed workers have been without a contract for almost three years. Many union members booed Nutter during his budget proposal today, and D.C. 33 aired ads that claim he "has not kept his word" regarding a fair contract.

Nutter, however, argues that he "cannot sign a contract that does not deal with the long-term employee benefit challenges that threaten this city’s future," according to a prepared copy of his budget address.

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