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Lerkfish Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-11-05 12:12 PM
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4. The exact opposite is true:
the locals and the army corps of engineers requested x amount to fix the existing levees.
BushCo gave them about one tenth of what they requested (dont ask me to do the math!)

at any rate, BushCo took money AWAY from them to fund Iraq War, and to boot, removed their national guard and all th amphibious equipment.
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  -Rush on New Orleans: Can anyone help refute this? TheFarseer  Oct-11-05 12:07 PM   #0 
  - Rush said it  leftofthedial   Oct-11-05 12:08 PM   #1 
  - It's garbage  KingFlorez   Oct-11-05 12:11 PM   #2 
  - This is actually partially true...  SteppingRazor   Oct-11-05 12:11 PM   #3 
  - Well, yes and no.  Brotherjohn   Oct-11-05 12:22 PM   #10 
     - A lot of the wetlands destruction was caused by oil eploration and drillin  jobycom   Oct-11-05 12:34 PM   #13 
     - Oh, you're quite right as to why Louisiana was forced...  SteppingRazor   Oct-11-05 12:34 PM   #14 
  - The exact opposite is true:  Lerkfish   Oct-11-05 12:12 PM   #4 
  - I understand that a large portion of the funds  fooj   Oct-11-05 12:12 PM   #5 
  - hehe. Yeah, true. All that National Gaurd training wasn't there when it  jobycom   Oct-11-05 12:23 PM   #11 
  - It sounds like Louisiana shouldn't have invaded Iraq  NoPasaran   Oct-11-05 12:41 PM   #15 
  - I understand that a large portion of the funds  fooj   Oct-11-05 12:12 PM   #6 
  - Rush needs to do his time  Patchuli   Oct-11-05 12:12 PM   #7 
  - Part of money diverted to help out corporate interest  NoAmericanTaliban   Oct-11-05 12:17 PM   #8 
  - Some truth to it, many lies to it  jobycom   Oct-11-05 12:21 PM   #9 
  - I love your last paragraph. Absolutely on point, and the one thing ...  Brotherjohn   Oct-11-05 12:26 PM   #12 
  - well what about th fact that bush was given money to fight terrorists...  madmom   Oct-11-05 12:49 PM   #16 
  - Why are we rebuilding Iraq and giving money to Pakistan when we  JohnnyBoots   Oct-11-05 01:11 PM   #17 
  - yeah, that damn New Orleans took the levee money and blew it on  librechik   Oct-11-05 01:31 PM   #18 

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