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Congressional aides: Obama asks $60.4B Sandy aid

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  • worf Mcallen, TX
    Dec. 8, 2012 10:42 p.m.

    Obama asked Congress? Why not an executive order. Since when does our the commander ask for anything?

  • Screwdriver Casa Grande, AZ
    Dec. 9, 2012 10:54 a.m.

    Worf, here are some of Obama's executive orders. Unless you are hostile to the US government (whoops) AND from Iran, Burma or Yemen you haven't got much to complain about.

    Establishing Visa and Foreign Visitor Processing Goals and the Task Force on Travel and Competitiveness

    Blocking Property of the Government of Iran and Iranian Financial Institutions

    Establishing the President's Global Development Council

    Establishment of the Interagency Trade Enforcement Center

    Establishing a White House Council on Strong Cities, Strong Communities

    Blocking the Property and Suspending Entry Into the United States of Certain Persons With Respect to Grave Human Rights Abuses by the Governments of Iran and Syria via Information Technology

    Establishing Principles of Excellence for Educational Institutions Serving Service Members, Veterans, Spouses, and Other Family Members

    Promoting International Regulatory Cooperation

    Identifying and Reducing Regulatory Burdens

    Blocking Property of Persons Threatening the Peace, Security, or Stability of Yemen

    Blocking Property of Persons Threatening the Peace, Security, or Stability of Burma

    Preventing and Responding to Violence Against Women and Girls Globally

  • lost in DC West Jordan, UT
    Dec. 10, 2012 4:43 p.m.

    screwdriver - you listed some, but not all. What evils are lurking in those you refused to name?

    as far as the request for Sandy money - just say no.