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‘We are ruled by unserious people’: Tucker Carlson and Vance react to latest establishment faux pas

Published in Blog on February 15, 2023 by Jakob Fay

Not all is as it should be, and the American people suspect that something is amiss.

Unfortunately, the political establishment does not seem to care.

On February 3, a freight train carrying hazardous chemicals derailed in East Palestine, Ohio. The accident forced “hundreds of people to evacuate the town for several days” in fear of exposure to the toxic chemicals.

Since then, several other HAZMAT releases have been reported across the country, causing many Americans to, understandably, ask questions.

But as Senator J.D. Vance pointed out in a recent episode of Tucker Carlson Tonight, the federal government has turned a blind eye. What’s worse, they continue to preoccupy themselves with concerns over “environmental racism” yet ignore this real threat to the American people’s safety.  

“We’ve had hundreds of train derailments after we spent over a trillion dollars on infrastructure in this country,” the Senator from Ohio reminded Tucker, “so the fact that this isn’t getting obviously better is a major indictment of the people spending the money and what they’re spending the money on. Now we know, if you listened to Secretary [Pete] Buttigieg… that they are focused more on whether we have too many white men in construction jobs than… ensuring that we have a viable transportation infrastructure in this country.”

Both Tucker and Vance criticized the Biden administration and the Department of Transportation, spearheaded by Buttigieg, for focusing their time, money, and efforts on a meaningless, woke agenda while disregarding many serious problems.

“We are ruled by unserious people who are worried about fake problems,” Vance observed, “instead of the real fact that our country is falling apart in some of the most important ways.”

Watch the rest of Tucker and Vance’s conversation below.

Senator Vance hit the nail on the head: our unserious federal government would rather waste millions of dollars on woke initiatives than actually serve the American people.

But what do we do about it?

No matter how hard we try, it seems We the People can never get a grasp on our federal government or get them to stop wasting our money or pay attention to the issues that matter to us.

Another of Tucker Carlson’s recent guests had the solution to this frustration. Last month, Mark Meckler joined the popular Fox News host to describe how a Convention of States – a tool to resist tyranny put in the Constitution by our Founders – could be used to rein in the federal government.

Click here to read more about Mark Meckler’s appearance on the Tucker Carlson show!

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