It would be funny if it wasn't so infuriating. Nancy Pelosi is wagging her finger at Bush for "doing nothing about home foreclosures" after not so long ago helping Veep-to-be Biden push through the bankruptcy bill that created almost twice as many foreclosures as there would otherwise have been.
House Speaker the Treasury Department's financial system bailout effort, which is running low on cash.said yesterday that the Bush administration must do more to help struggling borrowers stay in their homes before Congress will agree to release any more money to
Pelosi (D-Calif.) said the White House has "totally ignored" Democratic demands to stem the rising tide of home foreclosures, one of the fundamental goals of the $700 billion rescue program. So far, the Treasury has spent $335 billion, leaving it with only $15 billion of the first installment of the money.
The hypocrisy is breath-taking, a level we thought we'd never see again once the Bushies were gone. But never fear. Nancy is here.