September 2005
New Republic;9/26/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 13, p8
The author comments on issues related to politics and government. He questions the motives behind U.S. President George W. Bush's decision to suspend the Davis-Bacon Act, guaranteeing prevailing wages for workers on federal contracts, in response to reconstruction needs caused by Hurricane Katrina. He discusses several incidents of blame assigning following the government's initial response to Hurricane Katrina. The chaos following Israel's liberation of Gaza is described.


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