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Guess who really likes FEMA now? Go ahead, guess. Okay, we'll make this multiple choice: a) Mitt Romney, b) Mitt Romney, or c) Mitt Romney

  1. You have chosen to ignore posts from 12-Angry-Men. Show 12-Angry-Men's posts

    D) All of the above.

     

     

    Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney has changed his tune about his promise to "absolutely eliminate" the federal agency charged with providing relief to the millions of Americans who have been devastated by Hurricane Sandy.

    During a Republican primary debate earlier this year, the former Massachusetts governor had said that abolishing the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) was "the right direction" and eliminating all federal disaster relief was important because "we cannot afford to do those things without jeopardizing the future for our kids."

    "It is simply immoral, in my view, for us to continue to rack up larger and larger debts and pass them on to our kids, knowing full well that we'll all be dead and gone before it's paid off. It makes no sense at all."

    But after repeatedly ignoring reporters' questions about that topic in the wake of this week's super storm, Romney reversed course in a statement on Wednesday.

    "I believe that FEMA plays a key role in working with states and localities to prepare for and respond to natural disasters," the candidate said. "As president, I will ensure FEMA has the funding it needs to fulfill its mission, while directing maximum resources to the first responders who work tirelessly to help those in need, because states and localities are in the best position to get aid to the individuals and communities affected by natural disasters."

    http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2012/10/31/romney-flip-flops-on-killing-fema-i-will-ensure-fema-has-the-funding-it-needs/

     
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    Thanks for sharing.

     
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    Thanks for sharing.

     
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    You're welcome.

     
  15. You have chosen to ignore posts from msobstinate99. Show msobstinate99's posts

    In response to 12-Angry-Men's comment:

    You're welcome.



    That was easy.

     
  16. You have chosen to ignore posts from BilltheKat. Show BilltheKat's posts

    Mittens flip flops....again?

    Someone should make a avatar...oh wait never mind.

     
  17. You have chosen to ignore posts from ZILLAGOD. Show ZILLAGOD's posts

    The man is a fraud.

    We had Romney here im Massachusetts, everybody( that knows anything about him) here pretty much hates him.

    He is a phony , who will tell you whatever it takes to get your support.

     
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    The man is a fraud.

    We had Romney here im Massachusetts, everybody( that knows anything about him) here pretty much hates him.

    He is a phony , who will tell you whatever it takes to get your support.

     
  19. You have chosen to ignore posts from ZILLAGOD. Show ZILLAGOD's posts

    The man is a fraud.

    We had Romney here im Massachusetts, everybody( that knows anything about him) here pretty much hates him.

    He is a phony , who will tell you whatever it takes to get your support.

     
  20. You have chosen to ignore posts from ZILLAGOD. Show ZILLAGOD's posts

    The man is a fraud.

    We had Romney here im Massachusetts, everybody( that knows anything about him) here pretty much hates him.

    He is a phony , who will tell you whatever it takes to get your support.

     
  21. You have chosen to ignore posts from Thesemenarecowards. Show Thesemenarecowards's posts

    Pro choice to pro life. 

    Romney care pass to Obama care repeal promise. 

    "Moderate" to "Severely conservative". 

    Timeline with for withdrawal from Afghanistan is bad idea to agreeing with Obama's plan.

    The list goes on and on.....

     

     

     
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  24. You have chosen to ignore posts from slomag. Show slomag's posts

    In response to NO MO O's comment:

    In response to ZILLAGOD's comment:

    The man is a fraud.

    We had Romney here im Massachusetts, everybody( that knows anything about him) here pretty much hates him.

    He is a phony , who will tell you whatever it takes to get your support.



    You can't say Mittens could not work across the aisle. Together they passed many bills including the Mass HCR TAX.

    You can't say Barry Bo can work across the aisle.. no examples exist.




    That's Romney's closing argument, but you have to admit it's being undercut by Obama touring disaster areas with maybe the next Republican presidential nominee.

     

     
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    In response to NO MO O's comment:

    In response to ZILLAGOD's comment:

    The man is a fraud.

    We had Romney here im Massachusetts, everybody( that knows anything about him) here pretty much hates him.

    He is a phony , who will tell you whatever it takes to get your support.



    You can't say Mittens could not work across the aisle. Together they passed many bills including the Mass HCR TAX.

    You can't say Barry Bo can work across the aisle.. no examples exist.




     

     

    Hmmmm, I wonder where that tax cut extension came from?

     
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