On “Levees And Bush”:
See this –
…at Colby Cosh’s place. Scroll down that item to his update on “Ms.
Zerbisias”. Quoth Cosh: “There’s plenty in the column about the Bush administration’s contempt for the environment, but I’m damned if I can find anything else about the reforms to the Corps of Engineers that led to the budget cuts. Where did the pressure for the reforms come from? Where else? Environmental groups that have been crusading noisily for years against wasteful and ecologically harmful Corps projects.” He’s got links.