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

Topeka Wrote: Jun 29, 2012 9:19 AM
firefighters should be worried about Gubbermint uber alles... they make a good football, but if its a million for them or a trillion for the Democratic sewer who do they think the Dem's will support. ... always govt demands a monopoly of an essential service and then uses that monopoly to feed their corruption ... its an old trick and only Leftists and drones fall for it. ... the fires are the fault of the govt anyway - they're the ones who demanded supreme godlike authority over our forests ... the forests should be sold - and govt should only get involved if the owners fail to manage them - we've seen fires like this my whole life - and USFS has done nothing to fix it - to "protect" endangered species and the environment ... hogwash

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...