‘Katrina’ on the Hudson

Katrina or Sandy? Late warnings, confused and inadequate responses, FEMA foul-ups and suffering refugees.

Glenn Harlan Reynolds USA Today 11/12/2012

Is the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy turning into Katrina-on-the-Hudson? Pretty much, and that tells us some things about Sandy, and Katrina, and the press…

…late warnings, confused and inadequate responses, FEMA foul-ups and suffering refugees. […]

Unbiased media worried that Obama might not be able to exploit Hurricane Sandy sufficiently

Jim Treacher The Daily Caller 10/29/2012

The mainstream media is dependably tough on the President of the United States, assuming he’s a Republican and/or hasn’t been elected yet.

Charlie Spiering reports:

During a weekend press gaggle aboard Air Force One, White House reporters were naturally concerned about Hurricane Sandy and questioned the White House Press […]

Posse Comitatus Act kicked to the roadside by feds, say critics

Jim Kouri Law Enforcement Examiner 5/20/2012

The new defense authorization act all but erases decades of U.S. government compliance with the letter and the spirit of the Posse Comitatus Act 1878, a law that prohibits the use of the U.S. military to perform law enforcement functions within the United States, according to police officials and […]

Federal Agents Demand Customer Lists From Mormon Food Storage Facility

OathKeepers.org via Liberty News Online 12/9/2011

Oath Keepers has learned that federal agent visited a Later Day Saints (Mormon) Church food storage cannery in Tennessee, demanding customer lists, wanting to know the identity of Americans who are purchasing food storage from the Mormons.

This incident was confirmed, in person, by Oath Keepers Tennessee Chapter President, […]

Southern Storms’ Death Toll Hits 194

Judy Cook who lost her Masters Drive home is comforted by Chase Spradlin in Concord, Ala., Wednesday April 27, 2011. What appeared to be a tornado ripped through parts of Concord, Ala., outside late Wednesday. The damage in the area is extensive with homes and businesses destroyed and people injured. (AP Photo/Birmingham News, […]

Fears rise that Japan could sell off U.S. debt

Some analysts say that risk to U.S. economy unlikely

Seth McLaughlin The Washington Times 3/24/2011

Some lawmakers and market analysts are expressing rising concerns that a demand for capital by earthquake-ravaged Japan could lead it to sell off some of its huge holdings of U.S.-issued debt, leaving the federal government in an even tighter financial […]