But one thing is clear: Japan's "Big Government Tyranny" --- the type Republicans in DC are trying to kill, as opposed to the type they are maniacally expanding in Wisconsin --- saved hundreds of thousands, if not millions of lives last night.Obvious message: Republicans don't use highrise buildings, therefore they don't care if "millions of lives" are lost.
Thanks to some of the strictest government regulations, building codes, and tsunami monitor and warning systems in the world, Japan averted what would likely have been an even far worse catastrophe, as the New York Times noted earlier today.
You think this moron, who's based in California, would at least bone up on the history of his own state.
In January 1972, Governor Ronald Reagan established theSince 1972 we've seen the massive quakes in San Francisco in 1989 and the Northridge quake in 1994. Obviously, Reagan's actions as governor saved millions of lives.
Governor’s Earthquake Council as the administration’s reaction to the San Fernando Valley earthquake and to the work of the Legislature’s Joint Committee on Seismic Safety. The council in existence until the Seismic Safety Commission was up
and running in 1975.