For those who are leaping to the defense of the federal government, may I direct you to the following links.
- FEMA won't accept Amtrak's help in evacuations
- FEMA turns away experienced firefighters
- FEMA turns back Wal-Mart supply trucks
- FEMA prevents Coast Guard from delivering diesel fuel
- FEMA won't let Red Cross deliver food
- FEMA bars morticians from entering New Orleans
- FEMA blocks 500-boat citizen flotilla from delivering aid
- FEMA fails to utilize Navy ship with 600-bed hospital on board
- FEMA to Chicago: Send just one truck
- FEMA turns away generators (See entry from 3:32 P.M. by Ben Morris, Slidell mayor)
- FEMA: "First Responders Urged Not To Respond"