How the #racist #GOP screwed people after #HurricaneSandy

A platoon of Texas lawmakers who voted against aid for victims of Hurricane Sandy in 2013 are scurrying to explain their votes in advance of being asked to vote for the same relief in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

The explanation they’ve crafted almost unanimously to avoid being tagged as hypocrites is that they favored Sandy relief, but the bill they were presented as senators and representatives was filled with unrelated pork. As supporters of fiscal responsibility, you see, they simply couldn’t in good conscience vote for the $50.5-billion relief measure.

They are just rich, elitist liars. Don’t believe them.

Source: Republicans claim they voted down the Sandy relief bill because it was filled with pork. Don’t believe them – LA Times


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