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September 20, 2005

John Kerry: "This is the Katrina Administration..."

Link: JohnKerry.com - Senator John Kerry's Speech at Brown University.

Katrina is a symbol of all this administration does and doesn't do. Michael Brown -- or Brownie as the President so famously thanked him for doing a heck of a job - Brownie is to Katrina what Paul Bremer is to peace in Iraq; what George Tenet is to slam dunk intelligence; what Paul Wolfowitz is to parades paved with flowers in Baghdad; what Dick Cheney is to visionary energy policy; what Donald Rumsfeld is to basic war planning; what Tom Delay is to ethics; and what George Bush is to %u201CMission Accomplished%u201D and "Wanted Dead or Alive." The bottom line is simple: The "we'll do whatever it takes" administration doesn't have what it takes to get the job done. This is the Katrina administration.

Posted at 4:45 AM

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Comments

it was quite a speech

Posted by: wandering visitor at Sep 20, 2005 9:41:08 AM

that's right man

Posted by: at Sep 22, 2005 9:39:59 AM

It was good, but Al Gore's speeches are better: environment, Iraq, etc. I'm sticking with the guy who really won in 2000...

Posted by: Aurona at Sep 23, 2005 11:29:16 AM