Quote Of The Day

“If I invoked the Insurrection Act against her wishes, the world would see a male Republican president usurping the authority of a female Democratic governor by declaring an insurrection in a largely African American city. That would arouse controversy anywhere.”

– President George W. Bush, in his new book Decision Points, discussing the circumstances surrounding his choice not to send in federal troops immediately after the levees in New Orleans broke during Hurricane Katrina.



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