Why are you doing this to me?
Meet the drunken slob:
Byrd looks into Halliburton moveWhen he sobers up, perhaps Robert Byrd will understand why Halliburton executives are wanting to get as far away from him and his Democratic ilk as possible.
By Paul J. Nyden, Charleston (WV) Gazette Staff writer
Sen. Robert C. Byrd, D-W.Va., is asking why Halliburton, one of the federal government’s largest private contractors, wants to relocate its headquarters to Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates.
Halliburton, once headed by Vice President Dick Cheney, is currently based in Houston. In Dubai, no company or individual has to pay any income taxes.
On Wednesday, Byrd wrote a letter to President George W. Bush noting, “Halliburton and its subsidiaries have been responsible for a large portion of the military and infrastructure support operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.”
Byrd expressed concern that ... (link)
IF he ever sobers up ...