The Sandy Relief Bill: A Sham, Wrapped In A Disappointment, Inside A Travesty

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    By: Michael Henkins

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    My apologies to the late Sir Winston Churchill, minter of the the original words “It is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma” speaking of the now defunct Soviet Union. This is the only way I can describe what I feel the upcoming Sandy Relief bill has become. One would think, after the disaster left in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, that elected officials from both parties would show some respect for citizens who have suffered the hurricanes destruction. That would be far beyond a reasonable expectation it now appears.....

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    Yep, I saw a congressman interviewed today that said only 4 billion of the 60 is for immediate direct aid, much of it is to be spent next year and then you have all the added prok.
     
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    Can't the title of this thread describe most of the actions performed by government? Any government? Across any number of years?
     
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    You're almost right. Never before have American taxpayers had to pay so much for so little in return.
     

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