Barbara Bush Comments on Katrina Evacuees
The White House press team has the arduous task of keeping a positive spin on the Bush administration's handling of the Hurricane Katrina disaster. Enter public remarks by the President's mother, and the press team's "to do" list may have grown a bit longer.
Barbara Bush raised eyebrows this week by making some dubious remarks about Hurricane Katrina evacuees. Mrs. Bush toured the Houston Astrodome, where families displaced by Katrina are being sheltered. John Kass of the Chicago Tribune fills you in:
Meanwhile, hip-hop artist Kanye West, without backing down from his public comments last week criticizing the President, is toning down politics as he continues performing. Details: