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Wednesday, January 12, 2005

Cheap Bastards

The Washington Post is reporting that the Bush administration is refusing to reimburse the District of Columbia for costs of the Bush inauguration, forcing the district to divert $11.9 million from homeland security projects. This is money originally set aside because the area is among the places at highest risk of a terrorist attack.

What this means is that rather than spending the money on better equipping firefighters, police officers and hospitals in the event of another 9/11, Bush would rather spend it on a bigger pat on the back. How can anyone feel safer with this Bozo?


At 8:52 PM, Blogger taters said...

Dead on it! I heard the National Park Service is going to allow protesters on coronation/let them eat cake day. I had a good feeling about them. That's why I joined the NPCA.


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