Congresswoman Michelle Bachman: “The president just called for creating a fund that would be administered by outsiders, which would be more of a redistribution-of-wealth fund. And now it appears like we’ll be looking at one more gateway for more government control, more money to government. If there is a disaster, why is it that government is the one who always seems to benefit after a disaster, and that’s of course what cap-and-trade would be.”
Governor Haley Barbour
Is it just me, or does that not make any sense? BP paying citizens $20 billion dollars makes them less capable of paying for damages because they won’t make enough income? What?! Who elected that guy?