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

jeeper97 Wrote: Jun 29, 2012 11:24 AM
Obama cannot concern himself with state emergencies unless there are poor black or hispanic folks involved or a very good political image opportunity for him.

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...