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View Diary: DAMNING Congressional Record: Cries for Help Ignored By The Federal Government [updated] (150 comments)

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  •  Federal funds for New Orleans (none)
    The only problem with your listings are that they do not go back far enough. Senators Breaux (Dem) and Livingston (Rep) have been asking for money for flood control since Carter. They have routinely had their requests slashed. Republican as well as Democrat Presidents have cut funding requests. The majority of the congressional sessions that have ignored this potential problem have been led by Democrats.
    It is important to be accurate if you are to be relevent.
    •  'the majority of congressional (none)
      sessions that have ignored this potential problem have been led by Democrats"

      I'll tell you what.  If you take the time and sift through the congressional record and can back up that statement with fact, I'll gladly debate that point with you.  

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