Congress Still Screwing New Orleans…Robbing Katrina to Pay for BP

The House of Representatives passed a Supplemental Appropriations Bill earlier this month that would remove $400 million from Post-Katrina Recovery Programs like Road Home in order to fund other projects, including $304 million for Deepwater Horizon-related remediation and investigation. In addition the bill does provide 1.5 billion to FEMA which could theoretically pay for projects…

Headlines for the day…

Please click on the following, collection of news stories from various sites around the web: More cops taken into custody today in Danziger Bridge Shootings, cover-up – Times Picayune Federal government’s stance on dispersants questioned – Times Picayune Public Confidence Hits New Low For President Obama – Huffington Post Gingrich Says He’s seriously Considering White…

Don’t Miss Ya Ray…

Wow, what a difference a year makes…could it be, now that the absentee mayor-ship of Ray Nagin is over, New Orleans finally has a competent mayor…too soon to tell, but this is better than I could have hoped for with the former, who probably would be somewhere in Houston getting dinner by now… Landrieu Steps…