"A spokesman for the Federal Emergency Management Agency said yesterday that an agency official misspoke when he said flooded Fairfax County homeowners were denied federal aid because they live in an affluent community." OK, one more choice quote and you can read the rest... "[Martinez]'s comments were . . . not typical of a standard FEMA response," [National FEMA Spokesman] Walker said. "We don't look at the average or mean income and make a decision based on that." Nice, but still no aid.
Monday's quotes are in the preceding blog entry.