Congress to America: Drop Dead – The New York Times

  • In the 2014 elections, Republican candidates ran hundreds of ads denouncing the Obama administration’s handling of Ebola.
  • A Fox News contributor, Dr. Keith Ablow, suggested in a radio broadcast that Obama perhaps wanted America to suffer from Ebola because “his affiliations” are with Africa rather than with America.
  • It’s tragic that 11,300 West Africans died from Ebola, but the toll would have been incomparably higher – in Africa and in America – if not for Obama’s actions.

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@joshuafoust: “Seriously: in the 1980s the GOP told AIDS patients to die b/c they deserved it; why is this surprising at all?”


Republicans played politics two years ago with the Ebola epidemic, and now they’re stalling on the president’s funding request to fight Zika.


Congress to America: Drop Dead – The New York Times