Republicans always wanted to make government small enough to drown in a bathtub
And in Iraq, and in Katrina, they achieved their goal.
Both Katrina and Iraq couldn't have happened any other way, given the people in charge and their ideology.
So how do you like the results?
I mean, if you aren't a wienie-chomping, pro-torture authoritarian who loves the Empire, has problems with the colored, and is a fully paid-up and paid-for member of the Beltway Kakistrocracy, that is. (And please refer any complaints to the Department of Redundancy Department).