From the outside looking in the response to Sandy doesn't look any different than

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    The response to Katrina. Just watching the news makes me so thankful I don't live along the coasts.

    Obama seems as absent as Bush was. Determining if that's a bad thing or not is up to the eye of the beholder.
     
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    "Barack Hussein Obama hates New Englanders!" ~ Kanye West
     
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    Absent?

    Didn't you just start a thread complaining about Obama doing a flyover with Christie?
     
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    The complaint was about Christie not Obama. Besides a fly over is not help in and of itself. I'm simply stating the response looks the same to me.
     
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    I do not recall military transports flying in utility trucks and crews during Katrina?
     
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    The Nat'l guard was there within 90 minutes of when they were requested.
     
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    One thing that could be done is to provide generators for Gas stations.
     
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    To be fair Obama has to campaign to save his job.
     
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    Yeah the video of the gas lines is insane. Not to mention the violence that forced police to now have to sit at the functioning stations.
     
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    The problem with gas there right now is not no gas, they just cannot pump it from the tanks.
     

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