Daily News For September 8, 2005

by John Hawkins | September 9, 2005 12:02 am

Hurricane Katrina

Congress Approves $51.8 Billion In Katrina Aid[1]

Officials Prepare 25,000 Body Bags[2]

Retreating Waters Reveal Katrina’s Horrors. Seniors Die In Beds; Troops Find Beaten Bodies In Convention Centre’s Freezer[3]

Over The Five Years Of President Bush’s Administration, Louisiana Has Received Far More Money For Corps Civil Works Projects Than Any Other State, About $1.9 Billion; California Was A Distant Second With Less Than $1.4 Billion[4]

New Orleans Begins Confiscating Firearms as Water Recedes (Free NYT Reg Req)[5]

Barbour Pushes Mississippi ‘Renaissance’[6]

CBS Poll: The American People Aren’t Happy With Anybody’s Response To The Hurricane[7]

Pew Poll: The Racial Split Over Katrina[8]

Boys’ Lemonade Stand Raises $1,000. 9-Year-Old Twins Launch Business To Aid Survivors[9]

Columns

Bobby Jindal: In Katrina’s Wake, Red Tape Too Often Trumped Common Sense[10]

The Economist: Tentative Steps Down The Road To Democracy[11]

Ken Burris: FEMA Has Met Hurricane Katrina Head On[12]

John Hinderaker: Replacing Rehnquist Before O’connor Makes Matters Tougher On The Bush Administration And Guarantees A Showdown With Liberal Interest Groups[13]

Domestic

Democrats’ Katrina Related Anti-Bush Petition Also Seeks Political Contributions[14]

Grand Jury Indicts PAC Connected To DeLay[15]

Berger To Pay $50,000 Fine For Taking Papers (Free NYT Reg Req)[16]

Zogby Poll: Bush Approval At All-Time Low: Would Lose To Every President From Carter On, But Would Still Beat Kerry[17]

Air America Has Agreed To Put The Entire $875,000 It Received From A Bronx-Based Boys & Girls Club Into An Escrow Account[18]

Foreign

Car bomb attack kills 16 in Basra [19]

Navy: Iraqis Know MIA Pilot’s, Scott” Speicher’s, Whereabouts[20]

Left-Overs

HIV-Positive Spitter Sentenced For Attempted Murder Of New York Police[21]

Landlord Sues Restaurateurs Over Ghosts[22]

Website Of The Day: Mercy Corps[23]

Endnotes:
  1. Congress Approves $51.8 Billion In Katrina Aid: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/08/D8CG9HA00.html
  2. Officials Prepare 25,000 Body Bags: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/08/D8CG4F600.html
  3. Retreating Waters Reveal Katrina’s Horrors. Seniors Die In Beds; Troops Find Beaten Bodies In Convention Centre’s Freezer: http://www.canada.com/ottawa/ottawacitizen/news/story.html?id=2ddef94d-aaa4-4907-a633-432bcfa7e779
  4. Over The Five Years Of President Bush’s Administration, Louisiana Has Received Far More Money For Corps Civil Works Projects Than Any Other State, About $1.9 Billion; California Was A Distant Second With Less Than $1.4 Billion: http://www.startribune.com/stories/125/5602732.html
  5. New Orleans Begins Confiscating Firearms as Water Recedes (Free NYT Reg Req): http://www.nytimes.com/2005/09/08/national/nationalspecial/08cnd-storm.html?hp&ex=1126238400&en=efe0a58b7fc8e12c&ei=5094&partner=homepage
  6. Barbour Pushes Mississippi ‘Renaissance’: http://sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2005/09/08/national/a133725D11.DTL
  7. CBS Poll: The American People Aren’t Happy With Anybody’s Response To The Hurricane: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2005/09/08/opinion/polls/main824591.shtml
  8. Pew Poll: The Racial Split Over Katrina: http://people-press.org/reports/display.php3?ReportID=255
  9. Boys’ Lemonade Stand Raises $1,000. 9-Year-Old Twins Launch Business To Aid Survivors: http://worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=46199
  10. Bobby Jindal: In Katrina’s Wake, Red Tape Too Often Trumped Common Sense: http://www.opinionjournal.com/cc/?id=110007224
  11. The Economist: Tentative Steps Down The Road To Democracy: http://www.economist.com/agenda/displaystory.cfm?story_id=4368975&fsrc=nwl
  12. Ken Burris: FEMA Has Met Hurricane Katrina Head On: http://www.usatoday.com/news/opinion/editorials/2005-09-07-oppose_x.htm
  13. John Hinderaker: Replacing Rehnquist Before O’connor Makes Matters Tougher On The Bush Administration And Guarantees A Showdown With Liberal Interest Groups: http://www.weeklystandard.com/Content/Public/Articles/000/000/006/021iwlen.asp
  14. Democrats’ Katrina Related Anti-Bush Petition Also Seeks Political Contributions: http://www.nynewsday.com/news/local/wire/newyork/ny-bc-ny--katrina-democrats0908sep08,0,3588467,print.story?coll=ny-region-apnewyork
  15. Grand Jury Indicts PAC Connected To DeLay: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/08/D8CG6QGG4.html
  16. Berger To Pay $50,000 Fine For Taking Papers (Free NYT Reg Req): http://nytimes.com/2005/09/08/politics/08wire-berger.html?ei=5094&en=dc0678b3800d6be5&hp=&ex=1126238400&adxnnl=1&partner=homepage&adxnnlx=1126209587-932bWMFElJ+KfBnm7AATiw
  17. Zogby Poll: Bush Approval At All-Time Low: Would Lose To Every President From Carter On, But Would Still Beat Kerry: http://zogby.com/news/ReadNews.dbm?ID=1020
  18. Air America Has Agreed To Put The Entire $875,000 It Received From A Bronx-Based Boys & Girls Club Into An Escrow Account: http://www.nypost.com/news/regionalnews/27846.htm
  19. Car bomb attack kills 16 in Basra : http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4224344.stm
  20. Navy: Iraqis Know MIA Pilot’s, Scott” Speicher’s, Whereabouts: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/08/D8CG5U5O0.html
  21. HIV-Positive Spitter Sentenced For Attempted Murder Of New York Police: http://www.newsday.com/news/local/wire/newyork/ny-bc-ny--hivspitter0907sep07,0,224509.story?coll=ny-region-apnewyork
  22. Landlord Sues Restaurateurs Over Ghosts: http://apnews.excite.com/article/20050908/D8CG7LN02.html
  23. Website Of The Day: Mercy Corps: http://images.blogads.com/kpioibxljotsjhiuxjohofxtdpn/rightwingnewsblogadsright/3255759/readmore?r=1&d=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.mercycorps.org%2F%3Fsource%3D6400

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Daily News For September 8, 2005

by John Hawkins | September 8, 2005 1:36 am

Hurricane Katrina

The Administration Formally Asked Congress For $51.8 Billion In Relief And Recovery Expenses In Addition To $10.5 Billion Already Approved, Calling It The Latest Installment, But Not The Last[1]

Donations Top $500 Million In The First 10 Days: After 9/11 $263 Mil Was Raised. After The Tsunami $163 Mill In 9 Days[2]

FEMA Has Done 32,000 Rescues Since Katrina[3]

Mayor, Governor at Odds Over Evacuation[4]

Snipers Firing On Workers Repairing Cell Phone Towers[5]

Katrina Victims to Get $2K Debit Cards[6]

Gallup Poll Results: Public Doesn’t Blame Bush For Katrina Response (Nor Should They)[7]

Santorum: Penalize Those Who Don’t Evacuate[8]

Dean: Race Played A Role In Katrina Deaths[9]

Frustrated: Fire Crews To Hand Out Fliers For FEMA[10]

3 Duke Students Slip Inside New Orleans And Evacuate 7 People[11]

Female Survivors Urged To Flash Breasts For Help. Rescuers Told Gals On Rooftops To ‘Show Us What You’ve Got’[12]

Bob Williams: Gov. Blanco And Mayor Nagin Failed Their Constituents[13]

Michael Godwin: Crime Rate, Inept Pols Leveled New Orleans Before The Storm[14]

John Stossel: In Praise Of Price Gouging[15]

Jim Geraghty: We Failed You? Try Again.[16]

Mark Steyn: Sniping And Griping[17]

Left-Overs

U.S. Forces Give Iraqis Full Control Of Najaf (Free WAPO Reg Req)[18]

Coalition Forces Rescue Roy Hallums In Iraq After 10 Months Of Captivity[19]

Four American Contractors Killed In Basra[20]

Schwarzenegger Vows Gay Marriage Bill Veto (Applause)[21]

Fla. Appeals Court Upholds Ban Of Veil In Driver’s License Photo[22]

HIV-Positive Spitter Sentenced to 13 Years[23]

Website Of The Day: Mercy Corps[24]

Endnotes:
  1. The Administration Formally Asked Congress For $51.8 Billion In Relief And Recovery Expenses In Addition To $10.5 Billion Already Approved, Calling It The Latest Installment, But Not The Last: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20050907/ap_on_go_pr_wh/katrina_washington;_ylt=AqESFh0lklDGLwpO2u2soMSyFz4D;_ylu=X3oDMTBiMW04NW9mBHNlYwMlJVRPUCUl
  2. Donations Top $500 Million In The First 10 Days: After 9/11 $263 Mil Was Raised. After The Tsunami $163 Mill In 9 Days: http://news.yahoo.com/s/latimests/20050907/ts_latimes/donationsat500millionandclimbing
  3. FEMA Has Done 32,000 Rescues Since Katrina: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/06/D8CEV4D81.html
  4. Mayor, Governor at Odds Over Evacuation: http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,168644,00.html
  5. Snipers Firing On Workers Repairing Cell Phone Towers: http://www.thebostonchannel.com/news/4943362/detail.html
  6. Katrina Victims to Get $2K Debit Cards: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/07/D8CFICE80.html
  7. Gallup Poll Results: Public Doesn’t Blame Bush For Katrina Response (Nor Should They): http://buzz.nationalreview.com/075759.asp
  8. Santorum: Penalize Those Who Don’t Evacuate: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20050907/ap_on_re_us/katrina_santorum
  9. Dean: Race Played A Role In Katrina Deaths: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/07/D8CFNMPG0.html
  10. Frustrated: Fire Crews To Hand Out Fliers For FEMA: http://www.sltrib.com/utah/ci_3004197
  11. 3 Duke Students Slip Inside New Orleans And Evacuate 7 People: http://www.herald-sun.com/durham/4-643298.html
  12. Female Survivors Urged To Flash Breasts For Help. Rescuers Told Gals On Rooftops To ‘Show Us What You’ve Got’: http://worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=46160
  13. Bob Williams: Gov. Blanco And Mayor Nagin Failed Their Constituents: http://www.opinionjournal.com/extra/?id=110007219
  14. Michael Godwin: Crime Rate, Inept Pols Leveled New Orleans Before The Storm: http://www.nydailynews.com/front/story/344065p-293598c.html
  15. John Stossel: In Praise Of Price Gouging: http://www.townhall.com/columnists/JohnStossel/js20050907.shtml
  16. Jim Geraghty: We Failed You? Try Again.: http://nationalreview.com/geraghty/geraghty200509070826.asp
  17. Mark Steyn: Sniping And Griping: http://washtimes.com/commentary/20050906-093816-6143r.htm
  18. U.S. Forces Give Iraqis Full Control Of Najaf (Free WAPO Reg Req): http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/09/06/AR2005090600534.html
  19. Coalition Forces Rescue Roy Hallums In Iraq After 10 Months Of Captivity: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/07/D8CFHLOG0.html
  20. Four American Contractors Killed In Basra: http://apnews.myway.com/article/20050907/D8CFEI900.html
  21. Schwarzenegger Vows Gay Marriage Bill Veto (Applause): http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/20050908/ap_on_re_us/gay_marriage
  22. Fla. Appeals Court Upholds Ban Of Veil In Driver’s License Photo: http://www.newsday.com/news/nationworld/nation/orl-bk-freeman090705,0,2758466.story?coll=ny-leadnationalnews-headlines
  23. HIV-Positive Spitter Sentenced to 13 Years: http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/09/07/D8CFRC5G6.html
  24. Website Of The Day: Mercy Corps: http://images.blogads.com/kpioibxljotsjhiuxjohofxtdpn/rightwingnewsblogadsright/3255759/readmore?r=1&d=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.mercycorps.org%2F%3Fsource%3D6400

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