"Disgraced FEMA Administrator Mike ‘Hekuva Job’ Brown Endorses Cantor’s FEMA Plan"
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s (R-VA) insistence that no new money be authorized for disaster relief without equal or greater spending cuts elsewhere picked up a big endorsement this morning from Hurricane Katrina-era FEMA Administrator Mike Brown. It’s hard to think of anyone in America whose opinion on government responses to natural disasters has been more discredited than Brown’s. His catalog of failures would be almost comical if it weren’t tragic. But on Fox News, Brown said Cantor was right to place concerns about the deficit over the need to provide help to Americans struggling in the wake of Hurricane Irene: