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Joe Heller

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  1. Ottodesu

    Ottodesu said, almost 2 years ago

    Good one.
    I hope that this sort of beneficence is not denigrated as “mere socialism”.

  2. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, almost 2 years ago

    @Ottodesu

    I agree with you on all of your points! If we as Americans can (without constantly complaining about it) not help one another in such times of disaster, then why not just live in some dog-eat-dog country instead of this great one!!

  3. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, almost 2 years ago

    @Ottodesu

    with a nod to Mr. Landers –
    Tom Coburn, Sen- OK, wants any relief money sent to OK and other communities to be offset with further spending cuts.
    When Mr. Obama was running for office in 2008, he stated we needed to start budgeting for our yearly disasters so the money would be there when needed. That was another idea that was set aside in the partisan environment of DC. I do not want him replaced with a Democrat, but I do believe the citizens of OK should find a Senator who cares more about people than money.
    @ Tigger – my compliments to your state and your compassionate attitude.
    Respectfully,
    C.

  4. Zipi

    Zipi said, almost 2 years ago

    @TheTrustedMechanic

    You must be ignoring all the help that went from the southern states to the Northeast following hurricane Sandy. The only problem encountered was when some of the electricians (that had traveled through the night) were turned away because they weren’t union electricians.

    Both of you fail for trying to politicize a disaster (although several liberal politicans and one so-called comedian made fools of themselves by doing the very same thing).

  5. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, almost 2 years ago

    @Respectful Troll

    I, for one, would be perfectly happy to see relief money sent to Oklahoma offset by cuts to Senator Coburn’s salary.

  6. John Russell

    John Russell GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    @Zipi

    WOW! that is a good word. Thanks Zipi

  7. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    @Zipi

    Its your boy Coburn that is making it political.

  8. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, almost 2 years ago

    @NeoconMan

    Are you being ironic, or is that what you really think.
    Curiously,
    C.

  9. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, almost 2 years ago

    @Respectful Troll

    Think of NeoconMan as being in the same category as Michael wme.

  10. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, almost 2 years ago

    @Nantucket19

    Inhofe’s rationale is easy to understand: “We’re REAL Americans and deserve the help. They AIN’T, and DON’T.”

  11. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Coburn and Inhofe are both an embarrassment in the Senate, and I’d say Oklahoma deserves them, but nobody does.


    The power of these storms is increasing, despite the denier attitude of Coburn and Inhofe, but even WITHOUT the increase in severity, folks who’ve never witnessed them, have no comprehension the power of “natural events” like hurricanes or tornadoes. Add in the damage caused by “man made features” blowing apart and becoming shrapnel, and you have serious impacts (literally).


    The damage Coburn and Inhofe have done to our government, natural resource management, and economy, nationally, reaches far beyond the borders of Oklahoma.

  12. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, almost 2 years ago

    @Respectful Troll

    No Rt, that is NeoconMan’s sarcastic mode, and it is truly almost as precious as most editorial cartons are. lol, lol, and more lol!!!

  13. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, almost 2 years ago

    @Tigger

    Good for you and your state. People in my state (the sometimes conservative hated California) not only make individual contributions to such as the Red Cross, we also heavily support federal disaster relief in all its forms, by paying $1.00 in federal taxes for every $0.78 in return federal benefits that we receive. I know that this is somewhat unfair, but we are ALL apart of this great country, and so other states that do not pay so much are even just as welcome to our federal largesse as anyone else. So, you are very welcome indeed. And to you and those in Oklahoma, please do have a Great Day!!

  14. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, almost 2 years ago

    @The Wolf In Your Midst

    WOW, was that ever a really great post!!

  15. pirate227

    pirate227 said, almost 2 years ago

    @Respectful Troll

    Think of neoconman the same way as Stephen Colbert.

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