"... Gov. Rick Snyder, who has been at the state's helm since 2011, ... declared [a state] of emergency, ... calling in the National Guard to help deliver clean water to the city's nearly 100,000 residents. Responding to ... Snyder's cry for federal assistance, which Snyder said would help with temporary housing and home repairs, President Barack Obama also issued a state of emergency Saturday. ...
[IN RESPONSE TO WIDESPREAD CRITICISM OF HIS ADMINISTRATION'S INCOMPETENT HANDLING OF THE CRISIS,] SNYDER RESPONDED ON TWITTER THAT "POLITICAL STATEMENTS AND FINGER POINTING" WERE A DISTRACTION TO THOSE WORKING TO SOLVE THE CRISIS." - CNN, 5 Things to Know about Flint's Water Crisis (emphasis added).
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HILARIOUS that RepubliCON Snyder, caught with his pants down, is now squealing like a little by@tch for federal assistance!!! JEEZUS, what a maroon.