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Democrats' New Motto: Never Let a Wildfire Go to Waste

bud199 Wrote: Jun 29, 2012 2:45 PM
Last week on Hannity, I believe, you said that Obama should go out to the fires so he would look presidential or cared or something. Anyway it was on Fox and apparently his handlers told him to go to improve his image. Maybe the Latinos cannot be expected to pull it out for him in CO but he has that idiot governor to take up for him when he allowed the tanker contract to be cut. Every summer the west burns and you would think tankers and fire retardent equipment would be at the top of the priorites.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Did you know that President Obama has been incommunicado with Colorado's governor for more than two weeks as the nation's worst wildfires rage across the state? Maybe he thought we were all "doing fine." After an embarrassing Beltway press briefing revelation about our out-of-touch White House, the administration finally decided to divert the campaigner in chief from his nationwide fundraising frenzy for a quick look-see at our devastated city on Friday. It's "leadership from behind" you can count on.

On Wednesday, press secretary Jay Carney acknowledged that Obama hadn't talked to Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper...