Republicans continue to hammer away at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which coordinated disaster relief as Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast.
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign rally with his running mate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., Sept. 25, 2012, at Wright Brothers Aviation in Vandalia, Ohio. (Al Behrman/AP Photo)
Hurricane Sandy is still making its impact felt around the United States. But that’s not stopping right-wingers and foes of government from hammering away at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
They have a tough case to make, though--even GOP favorite Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey, praised FEMA’s performance. “I have to say, the administration, the president, himself and FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate have been outstanding with us so far,” Christie told ABC News.