TX GOP Slashes Funding For Agency Battling Wildfires, While Also Blasting Obama

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    ThinkProgress » TX GOP Slashes Funding For Agency Battling Wildfires, While Also Blasting Obama For Not Spending More

    Cognitive dissonance at it's finest in more ways than one.
     
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    Is it a real budget cut, or a less-than-requested raise?

    TP doesn't give the numbers. Gasp.
     
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    Except TP is quoting Reuters. Would of just directly linked to the Reuters article except it's on the Huffington Post site. However, if you follow the link on the TP page you should find it quite easily. You're more than welcome to do your own research and prove me wrong though. I have no problem admitting so when I am.
     
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    Oh, that's just precious.
     
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    The Reuters article doesn't have numbers, either.
     
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    Do your own research?
    A lazy OP with a half-assed link. :eusa_whistle:
     
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    Nope. However, a claim has been made with evidence laid out. I'm not going to do Dave's work for him. :lol:

    Though perhaps Dave and yourself feel like commenting on the story, unless you're just going to complain about the link itself.
     
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    Your thread. Not my responsibility that you posted a story with incomplete evidence.
     
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    The federal government has 26 different kinds of assistance to fight wildfires? No wonder things are so screwed up in Washington. The feds have to appoint 26 taxpayer funded committies to figure out how to get to work in the morning.
     
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    But we don't have the whole story, which is my point. All we have is "ZOMG teh stoopid Texans!!"
     

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