From today's White House briefing by Scott McClellan:
Q Scott, you talk about looking ahead, and on that point, why should the American people have confidence? If another disaster strikes and they hear you from that podium say that the federal authorities, FEMA is working closely with state and local officials to address all the concerns on the ground, why should the American people have confidence in that?The whole thing is giant. The blatant refusal to express full confidence in Brown is one of the all-time greats. Read the transcript here. Watch for yourself here.
MR. McCLELLAN: Let's, first of all, hope that nothing like this ever happens again in our lifetime.