'Brownie' gets the boot, er, 'resigns'
“I think it’s in the best interest of the agency and the best interest of the president to do that and get the media focused on the good things that are going on, instead of me.”
He feared he “would be a distraction” to FEMA’s relief effort. Don’t let the door hit you on the way out…you can have all the margaritas you want now. (AP):
Federal Emergency Management Agency director Mike Brown said Monday he has resigned “in the best interest of the agency and best interest of the president,” three days after losing his onsite command of the Hurricane Katrina relief effort.
“The focus has got to be on FEMA, what the people are trying to do down there,” Brown told The Associated Press.
I wonder if Darth’s boot print is on his ass?