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Wonder for how many years all those evacuees will keep “voting” in New Orleans. From Washington Post this morning, “Reid urged a Senate investigating committee to probe whether Bush’s out-of-town vacation contributed to what has been judged as a slow response by the federal government.” Vacationgate?

Hear that President told if Brown stays around, calls for his head from Repubicans will grow.

Isn’t calling the billion $ a day being spent on Katrina recovery the “burn rate” a tad too literally true?

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