Originally Posted by Garcia Bronco
If the utilities were nationalized...sure. But they aren't in most cases. they're private business.
If we have so much warning that BigRedChief is sounding the alarm about the vulnerability then we either ought to be building an ironclad defense (likely not possible) or aggressively convincing them that it wouldn't be in their interests to attack us in that way (not Obama's style, IMO).
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will