Senator Harry Reid implied the sequester killed the Marines

"Never let a crisis go to waste," advised former President Barack Hussein Obama (D) adviser and now Mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel (D).   Taking this lesson to heart, no matter how tragic the crisis, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nevada) linked the explosion at the Hawthorne Marine Base in his state that killed seven US Marines to the sequester.   Mr. President, it's very important we continue training our military, so important. But one of the things in sequester is we cut back in training and maintenance. That's the way sequester was written. Now, the bill that's on the floor, we hope to pass today helps that a little bit. At least in the next six months, it allows the military some degree of ability to move things around a little bit. Flexibility, we call it, and that's good. But we have to be very vigilant. This sequester should go away. We have cut already huge amounts of money in deficit reduction. It's just not appropriate, Mr. President, that our military...(Read Full Post)