A disaster by epic proportions has taken place to our country and doubts continue to rise regarding the handling of the British Petroleum oil spill and the Obama administration. This administration is merely passing the buck and continues to appear negligent with his handling of this epic disaster. Karl Rove describes a chain of events that had this been the previous administration the “main stream media” would have displayed a ubiquitousness, commandeering the air waves calling for the head of the George W. Bush much like they did during the devastation this country witnessed during Hurricane Katrina . Rove states:
Voting ‘present’ is one of the three options in the Illinois Legislature (along with ‘yes’ and ‘no’) but it’s almost never an option for the occupant of the Oval Office.”
Mr. Gonzales’s words were prescient. Barack Obama may now be president, but at times he appears to be merely present. That has been the case with his response to the environmental catastrophe unfolding in the Gulf of Mexico. The president was late recognizing the disaster’s magnitude, late in visiting the region, late in approving requests by Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, and late in feigning outrage. He has never offered an independent plan to stop the leak
They say that history often repeats itself and one could be left to wonder if what we are seeing is not only the attitude of one Jimmy Carter but more like that of King Louis VXI and Marie Antoinette and their let them eat cake attitude….