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09-06-2005, 07:46 PM
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Senator suggests penalties for survivors who stayed in flood zone

From Action 4 News At 11 PM / WTAE-TV CH 4 (ABC) Pittsburgh / TRANSCRIPT

00:05:40 Senator Rick Santorum is criticizing the government's emergency response to hurricane victims hurricane Katrina victims. But he's also criticizing the ones who chose to ride out the storm. I mean, you have people who don't heed those warnings and then put people at risk as a result of not heeding those warnings. There may be a need to look at tougher penalties on those who decide to ride it out and understand that there are consequences to not leaving. Coming up, hurricane relief in Mississippi. The lights are finally coming on in some of the hardest-hit areas. Our coverage continues in about ten minutes. 00:06:12

First found here (http://capitolbuzz.blogspot.com/2005/09/santorum-wants-penalties-for-hurricane.html)

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09-06-2005, 11:45 PM
Damn this guy's a real moron

09-07-2005, 03:46 AM
i think they've been penalized enough.