1/8 Good morning. So begins another week. Where to start? Just when I think, ahh yes I understand now, someone hits me in the face with another political bat. My Texas weekend left me scratching my head and thinking to myself, WTF again! Maybe I’m stupid? Or is it that I’m going
2/8..insane? Michael McCaul (R Texas) openly and without a flicker of remorse for abject failure said openly on TV, the plan was to use federal assistance money to pay exorbitant energy bills for Texans being extorted by Texan power companies. Yes you heard that right. YOUR
3/8..hard earned dollars being used to pay what can only be described as a criminal enterprise for thousands of dollars charged by energy companies to customers, in the middle of a pandemic and a power crisis. If that had happened in the U.K, the government would have frozen
4/8..assets, arrested the board of directors and nationalised the grid. If politicians are promoting the use of federal rescue funds to line the pockets of these criminal enterprises, then they are complicit in a corrupt act against the American people, but what’s new? Listening
5/8..to a Republican fanboy of small government and non-intervention say what he said out loud, is proof if ever you needed it, Republicans are a threat to society. Now I’m sure that the government will NOT allow funds to be used for this, but it highlights the arrogance of
6/8..Texas Republicans, that they would even think it acceptable. If I were Biden, I’d tag the Texas relief to the American Rescue Plan and watch Republicans squeal as they were forced to vote for it all. It’s not going to happen, but it would have been fun to watch. After the
7/8..last weather event in 2011, through lack of regulation, power companies were allowed to ignore recommendations to weatherise the power infrastructure. This was a disaster of their own making, but more importantly, if was a failure of state leadership to address the issue.
8/8 Abbott and his friends have been taking money from these crooks for years and now they want to use federal dollars to boost profits further. NO. There should be a federal investigation into events and compensation sought from all negligent parties. Get Merrick & DOJ on it.

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