Person of the Day

JUNE 27, 2007
Former EPA head Christie Todd Whitman stuck to her guns on Monday, refusing again and again to recognize that her rosy post-9/11 air assessments may have hurt Ground
Zero workers.  It has come out that Bush wanted the Financial District opened immediately after 9/11.  She refused to require workers there to wear haz mat suits.  She still will not accept any responsibility for her decisions at the time, nor express regret for anything she did.
70% of Ground Zero workers have developed respiratory problems.