Hurricane season begins June 1, and yet the Federal Emergency Management Agency still has no new director. Two months ago, President Obama nominated Craig Fugate, the state emergency chief who excelled in Florida. The choice was hailed widely, on both sides of the aisle, as ideal. But Mr. Fugate is being held hostage in the Senate by David Vitter of Louisiana.Doin’ a Heck of a Job, Senator,
Editorial, New York Times
May 9, 2009
always at the people's expense. isn't politics republican-style fun?