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Senators Pledge to 'Rebuild' Home States in Wake of Sandy

Esther46 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 3:09 AM
I think that the socialists should reconsider their stance. But they seem to be so enraptured with their agenda that they have lost sight of the big picture. It will not work! They, too, will become victims of an agenda that is self destructive. Don't any of them read their history?
Derfel Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 4:45 PM
No they do not ,that would require functioning braincells, which are a commodity that is nearly non-existent on the Progressive Left. To be Progressive you have to believe the big lie, thinking is not conducive to that aim. They system has not worked historically, will not work in this present incarnation and will not work in the future. To even attempt to follow such a doctrine is a classic example of brain death.
rhinegarten Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 6:00 AM
Your statement is true. But socialists (communists, otherwise known as Democrats) are also "live for today" existentialists. An old country song once contained the line "Let the Devil take tomorrow". This statement fully applies to their communist agenda. Problem is, they don't realize just how fast tomorrow gets here.
‘Before and After’ pictures were common at Thursday’s Senate hearing entitled “Hurricane Sandy and its Effects: A Local Perspective.” The Environment and Public Works Committee met to discuss the storm’s path of destruction – a topic close to home for the senators who call the Northeast their home.

“We have a long road ahead to rebuild lives,” said Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), chairman of the Environment and Public Works Committee.

In her introduction, Boxer detailed the extent of Sandy’s devastation, citing staggering statistics such as 120 deaths, eight million people who lost power and 12,000 flights cancelled,...