Friday, September 15, 2006
In the Shadow of 9/11
Here's how the Republicans commemorate the September 11 attacks: by abandoning the heroes of that dreadful day. No funding for sick 9/11 responders
Senate Republicans killed a bid for nearly $2 billion to help sick 9/11 responders yesterday - blocking the measure without letting it come up for a vote. Senate leaders invoked parliamentary rules, saying Sen. Hillary Clinton's (D-N.Y.) amendment to a measure funding port security was not "germane."
What is it about these people and these monstrous policies that attracts the small donations and votes of our fellow Americans?
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