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Another GOP Candidate Flip Flopper

March 12th, 2007 by Peter Slutsky

YouTube is proving to be very troubling for some GOP candidates who continue to “out” their true political stances by way of old video footage of, well, themselves contradicting the positions they currently hold.

We’ve seen it with Governor Mitt Romeny and his positions on abortion and other social issues.

Today’s GOP candidate caught in the YouTube cross-hairs is former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani.

This video is from a Women’s Coalition for Giuliani event in 1989…Enjoy…

Wish You Were Here

June 2nd, 2006 by Joshua Skaroff

Yesterday it was announced that among many other cities, New York City will face a cut of $83 million in its federal counter terrorism budget, a reduction of 40% over the previous year. The reason cited? New York’s lack of “national landmarks and icons.” Yes, Michael Chertoff still has a job.

Witness Sen. Clinton’s response:

Wish You Were Here

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY) and Congressman Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, are responding to a Department of Homeland Security claim that New York City has no “national landmarks and icons” by sending DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff postcards of famous New York sights…

Oh, and DC is also not important according to DHS. WTF Is It Now??? has more.