January 03, 2005 09:35 AM
Tsunami Aid: Please Stop Bothering Us Now
So now the Bush administration is making a big showy appointment of some popular presidents to help with tsunami aid. And there was that, what, $300 million-plus increase in relief funds. We're having a hard time understanding what took them so long. Remember how W. was on the ground in Florida within 48 hours after the first big hurricane to campai-.... I mean "help with rebuilding"? What's different about the Asia disaster? You know, a lot of white people died there, too.
Former Presidents Bush, Clinton to Lead Tsunami Fundraising Effort [AP/WP]