Mere days after it was uncovered that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's staff closed traffic lanes in the town nearest the GW Bridge into New York City to create traffic congestion, CNN reports today that Gov. Christie is under investigation from the federal government for misuse of Sandy relief money.
In his first address as Secretary of State, John Kerry said we must safeguard “the most sacred trust” we owe to our children and grandchildren: “an environment not ravaged by rising seas, deadly superstorms, devastating droughts, and the other hallmarks of a dramatically changing climate.”
Just a few days after Hurricane Sandy devastated parts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, the New York Times' Paul Krugman crowed triumphantly about the federal government's response to the disaster.
“Superstorm” Sandy killed more than 100 people, destroyed thousands of homes and businesses, and left millions without food, water, electricity, sanitation or shelter for days or even weeks. Our thoughts and prayers remain focused on its victims, many of whom are still grieving as they struggle with the storm’s wintry aftermath and try to rebuild their lives.
With emotions running high in response to the heart wrenching events that took place at the Sandy Hook Elementary School December 14, many of my liberal friends and family members believe now is the perfect time for gun control legislation.
Social justice activist teachers see natural disasters like the recent Hurricane Sandy as opportunities to bring their political agendas into the classroom. And they rarely miss an opportunity.
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Bill O'Reilly suggests Romney's failure to emerge strongly after Hurricane Sandy cost him the presidency.
I expect that by the time you read this, President Obama will have been re-elected. Get ready for four more years of Big Bloated Government.
Never short on jawdropping comments, the MSNBC host is thankful for last week's hurricane, for 'political' reasons.
Notwithstanding all this history, politicians oftentimes can’t resist doing the wrong thing.