Stephen Colbert on Romney’s pledge to abolish FEMA (video)

Last night, Stephen Colbert covered Mitt Romney’s desire to abolish FEMA and transfer its disaster relief responsibility to the states (and private sector).

Colbert’s response:

“Right, we should make disaster relief the sole responsibility of the states. Who better to respond to what’s going on inside its own borders than the state whose infrastructure has just been swept out to sea?”

Here’s the entire segment:

The Colbert Report
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