Oklahoma Senators Repeatedly Opposed Disaster Relief Funds

Undoubtedly, they’ll have a rapid “change of heart” now that this horrible devastation has it home… The Huffington Post As frantic rescue missions continued Monday in Oklahoma following the catastrophic tornadoes that ripped through the state, it appeared increasingly likely that residents who lost homes and businesses would turn to the federal government for emergency disaster… More Oklahoma Senators Repeatedly Opposed Disaster Relief Funds

Cantor: No Hurricane Emergency Funding W/O Spending Cuts – Democratic Underground

1st collector for Cantor: No Hurricane Emergency Funding W/O Spen… Follow my videos on vodpod Think Progress Despite the devastation caused by Hurricane Irene this weekend, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) today stood by his call that no more money be allocated for disaster relief unless it is offset by spending cuts elsewhere. The… More Cantor: No Hurricane Emergency Funding W/O Spending Cuts – Democratic Underground

Glenn Beck: Hurricane Irene Is A ‘Blessing’

The Huffington Post Glenn Beck called Hurricane Irene a “blessing” on his Friday radio show, saying it would teach people to be prepared for disasters. As the hurricane barreled towards the East Coast, Beck said that it would be a valuable lesson for people who have not heeded his warnings. He said he has long told his… More Glenn Beck: Hurricane Irene Is A ‘Blessing’

GOP: NO DISASTER RELIEF WITHOUT BUDGET CUTS

“The disaster aid package would be financed by a $1.5 billion cut from a loan program to encourage the production of fuel-effic­ient vehicles.” Well that’s a nice neat way of kissing the oil industries ass and kicking  the people of Joplin, Mo. to the curb! The Huffington Post In the aftermath of Sunday’s devastating tornado in… More GOP: NO DISASTER RELIEF WITHOUT BUDGET CUTS