“I think it is unfair and, frankly, political to take pot shots at the president as we respond to this failure in our systems that we’ve got to get fixed.”
Of course, Claire is certainly not the one to go pointing fingers.
Back in September 2006 Claire McCaskill told a group of local elected officials, which included white and black Democrats, that she would remind people over the course of her campaign against Republican Sen. Jim Talent that:
“George Bush let people die on rooftops in New Orleans because they were poor and because they were black.”
Sunday, January 3, 2010
Democrat Hypocrisy Alert:
Sen McCaskill 2009: "It’s Unfair to Take Potshots at Prez"
2006: "Bush Killed Black People on Rooftops"
Source: Gateway Pundit (go read the entire article)
This is one very good thing about the Internet and the rise of the Conservative Blogosphere...we can start holding politicians to account when they lie and expose their hypocrisy and bring it before the voters so that a better informed decision can be made at the next election cycle.