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ACORN Unrelenting In Its Battle For Federal Funding

April 23, 2010 by  

ACORN unrelenting in its battle for federal funding Just weeks after announcing that it would be closing its doors due to bad press and financial concerns, the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) continues to show its resolve.

Bertha Lewis, the chief executive officer of the controversial anti-poverty group, was on hand at an appeals court in New York on Tuesday to continue to fight for the organization’s federal funding, which was stripped by Congress last year in the wake of several voter fraud and tax evasion scandals.

Justice Department attorney Mark Stern argued that Congress had every right to take action against ACORN’s "widespread mismanagement" of resources, and asked the court to temporarily block a judge’s ruling that the funding cut-off was unconstitutional, according to the Associated Press (AP).

Jules Lobel, attorney for the Center for Constitutional Rights, said that the group’s $25 million annual budget was needed to help distressed individuals receive government subsidies to stay in their homes. The three-judge panel has yet to rule on the case.

Lewis indicated after the hearing that a positive outcome in the case could lead to a resurgence for the struggling group.

"If we can survive this, inch by inch, little by little, this organization can build itself back up," she told the news source. "We’re going to fight like hell to stay alive."
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  • s c

    So what can be said about ACORN that Obummer is afraid to admit? Here we have a group of social rejects, wannabe con artists, pariahs, users, abusers and God knows what else. They’re addicted to easy money, and Obummer is perfectly content with letting ACORN have permanent access to the Washington hog trough (oink!).
    At what point do people finally see through this mask, and demand that Obummer sever his questionable ties with ACORN? Obummer’s real view on transparency is crystal clear with these losers. You are known by the company you keep, Mr. Prez. For a prez to throw in with a group like this says much about Obummer and ACORN. To borrow from the progressive tech manual, ‘where there’s smoke there’s fire.’ Appearances matter, and neither Obummer nor ACORN will do anything positive for America. America needs ACORN like we need hordes of brownshirts.

  • angel-wanna-be

    Closing there doors for good, EH?__I just heard tonight on the news, that all the former ACORN offices changed there names across the board!?!__Checking for a list now!__

  • JeffH

    Just like cockroaches, they just won’t go away!

    • laura

      And it seems when they come back(the cockroaches) they are bigger and have had a million babies.eeewwww now that’s a scary thought!!!!

      GOD BLESS AMERICA

    • angel-wanna-be

      Yeah and the jacka**’s that believe they are soooo gooood for the community, will just follow along__Idiots!

  • http://www.deanbreaker.com/ Amy

    Closing there doors for good, EH?__I just heard tonight on the news, that all the former ACORN offices changed there names across the board!?!__Checking for a list now!__

    • angel-wanna-be

      amy, COPY AND PASTE??

  • Claire

    None of these organizations will go away. They all want a hand-out. And they won’t stop until they get one.

  • http://personalliberty.com Mary

    When all is said done, everyone is going to realize just how far the tentacles of this unknown president have stretched their way into all the left-wing, liberal organizations who are hell bent on destroying this country for their own personal gain. Acorn and the ACLU are a blight on this country that should be disbanded and dismembered immediately.

    • Marilyn

      You Rock, Mary. ACORN and ACLU are nothing but a thron in the side. Intimidation is name of the game that they play and those who fall for their bull are really uneducated and want something for nothing. I believe in a helping hand but certainly not “Hand-Outs.”

    • Dave

      Do you people really think that community organizers are out to destroy America and have some kind of plot to do so? Most of these places are just trying to do some good. Do some individuals in these organizations sometimes turn out to be doing bad things, sure, but that happens in any business. That doesn’t mean the organization itself is at fault or that they’re all bad. Are you willing to go into urban neighborhoods and get people to register to vote? Isn’t that the patriotic thing to do? Would you rather they didn’t vote and that’s why you hate these organizations? Are many of you old white men who just miss having priviliges just because you were old and white?

      • http://?? Joe H.

        Dave,
        It wasn’t that they registered people to vote that angers, it was them registering non- persons, dead people, and all kinds of different non-registerable types to vote!! It was telling people they thought were prostitutes and pimps how to beat the system with under age illegals in prostitution on taxes and housing!!! Have you had your head in the sand???

      • A DEMOCRAT NO MORE

        Dave seems like you are a racist. Except you wear the pointy black hood, because what you said is just as racist!!

        • A DEMOCRAT NO MORE

          Oh and by the way It’s middle class America that has to pay for the free hand outs. We can’t even get much help for our selves. And then we see our hard earned $$$$$ go to people that don’t work and have not worked even before this economic down turn. Whole generations have learned to get over on the man. They are tought to get pregant and have many babies just so they can get the hand outs that the “gubment” gives them. So then the cycle starts all over again

          • s c

            A DEMOCRAT NO MORE, I’d like to know just HOW MUCH oversight there is concerning ACORN’S antics. HOW do we know that ACORN wasn’t created specifically to transfer huge chunks of America’s wealth to this gang of thugs?
            It’s no secret that people like Obummer HATE the middle class. When all that’s left is ruling paranoids and the herds of low income, “gimme” whores, you get a first-class formula for another Russia or China.
            So WHERE is this oversight vested, and HOW MUCH power is there available to yank ACORN’S leash? ACORN sounds like a mutated hybrid that combines a union agenda, outright organized crime, social rejects and criminal politicians looking for yet more EASY votes.
            Any chance that the RICO statutes cover ACORN? We need all the help we can get in permnently removing this open, festering sore. ACORN is up to no good, and those who support it are nothing less than closet criminals.

        • Alfie

          We had an “Acorn-like” experience this past fall …. free health checkups were being given to the community by some community action program, funded by the government. We appeared, filled out a form, and waited under tents for our turn to go into the big bus. As we waited, we began to look around. We noticed that everyone providing the service was black, and slowly, the sound behind us caught our attention. It was an on-going series of testimonial from various black people talking about how difficult their lives had been, on a TV set.
          We sat and watched, and listened, for about 20 minutes. No person of another race spoke. We looked at one another, stood up, tore up our paperwork, got into our cars, and immediately left. The racism was rampant that day. We were so disgusted and it was so repugnant that it was sickening to us. We grew up dirt-poor and had many of our own stories to tell – and we weren’t black. To hear them talk, one would think that the black people were the first to ever experience poverty and need – or even slavery. Indeed, they need to study the true history of slavery – they would soon learn that their black ancestors weren’t the first; nor were they the last. Nor were all slaves black. The blacks can look into the mirrors these days and say to themselves, “We have met the enemy – and it is us!” “Yes, WE are the racists in 2010.”

      • kate8

        Actually, if you’re going to go into communities where people are completely uninformed and make promises to them if they will vote the way you tell them too, then no, they should not vote.

        I’ve seen them sign up mentally disabled, and tell them how to vote. This is completely wrong. If people are incapable or uninterested in being familiar enough with the issues and candidates, and even parties, then soliciting their votes is despicable.

        This is how democrats win elections, by using people who have no idea what’s going on. This, along with the dead and other fraudulent votes, seems to work well for the dems, but it’s destroying this nation. It makes a mockery of the election process, and we all lose.

        • George E

          Kate,

          I agree. I don’t think the nation is well served by people voting the way someone else tells them to just to get some sort of pay-back. That doesn’t further our democracy. It does corrupt it, and this gets really serious when more than 50% of the voters depend on government handouts. That’s when you’ll see them voting for someone else’s taxes to go up so they can get their check or benefits. We’re just about there now, and that will make it much easier for the socialist to permanently take over our government.

          It looks to me like ACORN turns out the vote of people who wouldn’t otherwise take the time or trouble to get informed and go vote in exchange for a federal government handout. In other words, pay for votes….our money is used to buy Democrat politician votes, and for such a “noble” cause….ugh.

  • Schmalz from Wyoming

    I hate the thought of having these LEECHES hanging onto our Tax money, but have a real fear that they WILL get American Taxpayers money somehow. They said they will fight and they will get more money and I believe them! What can WE do to stop this bullshit organization?

    • JC

      We fight back.

      “Pursue the enemy with the utmost audacity.” – George S. Patton Jr.

  • EltonJ

    Visualize them drying up and blowing away in the wind. ;)

  • J.D.

    Where is americanliberal at? I so want to see what he has to sat about this outfit. If I know him, he will probably be a card carrying member. How else is he getting his library card validated so he can come online and blog.

  • Laura Schlegel

    I implore those of you against ACORN to research what they really do.The biggest profiteering leeches are the corporatocracy w/insideous global tentacles, that has created our economic crisis w/global ripple affects, bled US dry of our industries, exploits our environment, people, animals, upward mobility for all, while they out source, invest off shore, evade taxes, control our media, war industry, food & energy industry to our text book industry and buy our elected officials and court justices.

    • EltonJ

      Have you watched this video?

      http://boycottpower.org/vids/bertha.html

      ‘”Any group that says, ‘I’m young, I’m Democratic, and I’m a socialist,’ is all right with me. You know that’s no light thing to do — to actually say, I’m a socialist — because you guys know right now we are living in a time which is going to dwarf the McCarthy era. It is going to dwarf the internment during World War II. We are right now in a time that is going to dwarf the era of Jim Crow and segregation,” Lewis said.’

      Here are some more links on the topic:
      * http://biggovernment.com/amarcus/2010/04/22/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-recent-bertha-lewis-acorn-rant/

      http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2010/04/21/acorns_bertha_lewis_proudly_declares_im_a_socialist.html

      That’s an endorsement of socialism. With Big Bertha saying that, that prompted me to spark a debate about Big Government vs. Limited and No Government (Republic and Anarchy). I wanted an open, honest discussion about the topic. Why should I give up my Free Agency to put myself under the chains of a big government? That is the question up for debate.

      My position is:
      * The most perfect ruler of a Man is himself or herself. A man and a woman can govern himself and herself more effectively than anyone in any White House.

      * The most perfect way a Man or a Woman can change the National Economy from being in the dumps is by changing his or her own personal economy. Start a business. :)

      * The best way to spread Wealth is to Create your own personal wealth and to teach others to do the same. :)

      • JC

        3 valid points Elton.

    • Jo

      Yes Laura Schlegel, there is allot of mismanagement and fraud going on on all areas. For too long it has been a free for all feeding off of Americans backs and now we are broken. Going against one group that is known to be a big part of the fraud and deceit problems such as ACORN is not saying that others doing the same are ok. The funds that are being misused by ACORN can serve a better purpose by helping the people it was intended for and not to encourage illegal activity. Can we all at least agree that we are against all fraud and anyone or company (no matter who’s side they are percieved to be on)that takes advantage of the people of this country.

    • kilrntex

      How dare you to criticize the democratic party! I thought you were one of them. Now you blame your own party for what’s wrong with the USA and you are right! God bless you Laura Shingle!

  • Colo43

    Good riddance is all i can say.

  • http://www.personalliberty.com/news/pediatric-patients-with-chronic-pain-look-to-acupuncture-19609231/ James A Graham

    Proposed 28th Amendment to the United States Constitution
    From: James Graham

    THE HEART OF OUR PROBLEMS IS OUR POLITICANS ARE MONEY HUNGRY !!!!

    As a widow of a military retiree, who stood with her husband for over 20 years while he served this country (which was the greatest in the world until this Congress and President took over), I have to say I agree. Shirley

    As a retired military man that have given over twenty-seven years of my life to my country, I truly feel that what this
    Country needs most is a new amendment to the Constitution . I am recommending that we add the 28th amendment to the Constitution of the UNITED STATES.

    For too long we have been too complacent about the workings of Congress. Many citizens had no idea that Congress members could retire with the same pay after only one term, that they didn’t pay into Social Security, that they specifically exempted themselves from many of the laws they have passed (such as being exempt from any fear of prosecution for sexual harassment) while ordinary citizens must live under those laws. The latest is to exempt themselves from the Healthcare Reform that is being considered…in all of its forms. Somehow, that doesn’t seem logical. We do not have an elite that is above the law. I truly don’t care if they are Democrat, Republican, Independent or whatever. The self-serving must stop.

    This is a good way to do that. It is an idea whose time has come.

    Proposed 28th Amendment to the United States Constitution:

    “Congress shall make no law that applies to the citizens of the United States that does not apply equally to the Congressman, Senators, Representatives and the President together with his/her staff; and, Congress shall make no law that applies to the Congressman, Senators, Representatives, and the President together with his/her staff that does not apply equally to the citizens of the United States”.

    This 28th amendment to the Constitution of the UNITED STATES Will apply to all passed, present and future
    Presidents an their staffs , Congressman, Senators an Representatives.
    Just think of all the money this would save the tax payers!!!!!

    I think the Senators, Representatives or Congressman that comes out strongly for this will be our next President.

    HTCM USN Retired James A. Graham E-Mail address is ( jagraham@charter.net ) Please forward !!!!!!!

    From: Larry scooter
    Subject: About the 28th Amendment

    I certainly agree We do need another law passed that would control our spoliation’s no matter the political party. I am tired of us paying for their way for ANYTHING.

  • http://www.personalliberty.com/news/pediatric-patients-with-chronic-pain-look-to-acupuncture-19609231/ James A Graham

    Lawyer has read the ENTIRE health care bill – his comments -

    The Truth About the Health Care Bills – Michael Connelly, Ret. Constitutional Attorney

    Well, I have done it! I have read the entire text of proposed House Bill 3200: The Affordable Health Care Choices Act of 2009. I studied it with particular emphasis from my area of expertise, constitutional law. I was frankly concerned that parts of the proposed law that were being discussed might be unconstitutional. What I found was far worse than what I had heard or expected.

    To begin with, much of what has been said about the law and its implications is in fact true, despite what the Democrats and the media are saying. The law does provide for rationing of health care, particularly where senior citizens and other classes of citizens are involved, free health care for illegal immigrants, free abortion services, and probably forced participation in abortions by members of the medical profession.

    The Bill will also eventually force private insurance companies out of business, and put everyone into a government run system. All decisions about personal health care will ultimately be made by federal bureaucrats, and most of them will not be health care professionals. Hospital admissions, payments to physicians, and allocations of necessary medical devices will be strictly controlled by the government.

    However, as scary as all of that is, it just scratches the surface. In fact, I have concluded that this legislation really has no intention of providing affordable health care choices. Instead it is a convenient cover for the most massive transfer of power to the Executive Branch of government that has ever occurred, or even been contemplated If this law or a similar one is adopted, major portions of the Constitution of the United States will effectively have been destroyed.

    The first thing to go will be the masterfully crafted balance of power between the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches of the U.S. Government. The Congress will be transferring to the Obama Administration authority in a number of different areas over the lives of the American people, and the businesses they own.

    The irony is that the Congress doesn’t have any authority to legislate in most of those areas to begin with! I defy anyone to read the text of the U.S. Constitution and find any authority granted to the members of Congress to regulate health care.

    This legislation also provides for access, by the appointees of the Obama administration, of all of your personal healthcare direct violation of the specific provisions of the 4th Amendment to the Constitution information, your personal financial information, and the information of your employer, physician, and hospital. All of this is a protecting against unreasonable searches and seizures. You can also forget about the right to privacy. That will have been legislated into oblivion regardless of what the 3rd and 4th Amendments may provide…

    If you decide not to have healthcare insurance, or if you have private insurance that is not deemed acceptable to the Health Choices Administrator appointed by Obama, there will be a tax imposed on you. It is called a tax instead of a fine because of the intent to avoid application of the due process clause of the 5th Amendment. However, that doesn’t work because since there is nothing in the law that allows you to contest or appeal the imposition of the tax, it is definitely depriving someone of property without the due process of law.

    So, there are three of those pesky amendments that the far left hate so much, out the original ten in the Bill of Rights, that are effectively nullified by this law It doesn’t stop there though.

    The 9th Amendment that provides: The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people;

    The 10th Amendment states: The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are preserved to the States respectively, or to the people. Under the provisions of this piece of Congressional handiwork neither the people nor the states are going to have any rights or powers at all in many areas that once were theirs to control.

    I could write many more pages about this legislation, but I think you get the idea. This is not about health care; it is about seizing power and limiting rights… Article 6 of the Constitution requires the members of both houses of Congress to “be bound by oath or affirmation to support the Constitution.” If I was a member of Congress I would not be able to vote for this legislation or anything like it, without feeling I was violating that sacred oath or affirmation. If I voted for it anyway, I would hope the American people would hold me accountable.

    For those who might doubt the nature of this threat, I suggest they consult the source, the US Constitution, and Bill of Rights. There you can see exactly what we are about to have taken from us.

    Michael Connelly
    Retired attorney,
    Constitutional Law Instructor
    Carrollton , Texas

    AFTER HAVING READ THIS, PLEASE FORWARD….

    If you don’t care about our constitution, or your rights under it, just do nothing.

    WE MUST HOLD CONGRESS ACCOUNTABLE BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE.

    • R Brown

      Well said. Will forward to friends who will find it interesting and enlightening. Thanks for the time you have put into this.

  • Independent

    Who is the Judge and how kik he/she determine that it was Constitutional to give money to ACORN in the first place. It is certainly not in MY Constitution. Jules Lobel is just another whore lawyer who has no ethics and will do anything that pays (the definition of prostitution). the “Center for Constitutional Rights has nothing to do with the U.S. Constitution and in fact is against it.

  • Raggs

    ACORN was the reason the US had a collapse in the housing market …via freedie and fannie in forcing the banks to loan to the “minority” that could never pay even the first months mortage let alone a 30 year loan.

    obama is and always has been thier largest supporter.

    Now obama wants every dime you make in taxes to fund his socialist programs… and of course ACORN…
    obama wants EVERY citizen to give all you earn to the government so they can redistribute your earnings and have the whole of the US living off of the government entitlement programs.

    This man is a communist plain and simple!

  • Shar

    THIS WOMAN WAS VIDEO-TAPED SAYING IN HER OWN WORDS, “THE TEA PARTY MOVEMENT IS A BOWEL MOVEMENT.”
    THAT COMMENT IS GROSS.
    THAT COMMENT IS DESPICABLE.
    SHE AND THAT LAST-CLASS ORGANIZATION SHOULD NOT RECEIVE ANY MORE $$$$$$$$$$$ FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT WHETHER THEIR NAME IS ACORN, APPLESEED, BANANNA, FRUITCAKE, OR WHATEVER SHAMMY NAME THEY WANT TO GIVE IT TO HIDE THEIR TRUE IDENTITY. IT IS JUST MORE OF THE SAME.

    • Raggs

      You can blame obama for that …he loves his acorns.
      MR. pebble nuts will be glad they “change” thier name.

      • http://?? Joe H.

        Raggs,
        where’s eyes NOW??? she’s the gross police!!! Yet this comment about the TEA party movement being a bowel movement won’t bother her one bit!!!

        • s c

          JoeH, eyes and AmLib are out and about and busily street-walking, trying to honor their ‘pact’ with FDR’s latest replacement, Obummer. It’s not as easy as it used to be, rounding up dead voters and potentially dead voters, people who can barely function in society and career criminals (elected and otherwise), all of whom work together to try and make their demigod “happy.”

          • http://?? Joe H.

            sc,
            I heard she’s going to the nursing homes signing up altzheimers patients and those with senility to vote. I also heard that she’s telling them that they’re voting for a combination of JFK, IKE, and Reagan!!!! She’s telling them he can walk on water!! And we aren’t even voting on Obummer this time around!! she’s confused or darn dumb!!!

  • Linda L.

    We are being attacked by the Fascist/Socialistic/Marxist organizations. Their numbers are vast and growing. When the Acorn leader Bertha Lewis, said that McCarthyism is back with a vengeance and interment camps are going to be used for all those who oppose Obama’s agenda, I first got sick to my stomach and then became furious. American people do not need to fund any such organization with malice and deviant intent as expressed by Acorn. If Acorn wants to take over the world, then let them try with some other country. This fight is not about race or religion. It is about money and power! We the People of the United States of America will not go down without a fight. Freedom must prevail.

  • http://blogger.com Stephen Russell

    Defund ACORN or IF funded its the Lefties who fund it.
    Do more probes.
    Examine finance sources to ACORN.
    Do poll to see who wants ACORN.
    ID donors & see if any Tax abuse is active?
    Have the IRS shut down ACORN alone.
    That’d be neat
    Find ACORNs Achillies Heel

  • http://gmail i41

    I know the liberal marxist democrats always want taxpayers money for corrupt programs, that never work, and only want to control the population by keeping them employed in government created jobs. When I read of liberals complaining of jobs going over seas or off shore and having to import energy, when unemployment climbs and prople are losing their homes, well the democrats are the problem. The new democrat healthcare just climbed any 300 billion in costs, in low estimates, in thirty days, Also this is the latest Health and Human Services report. Well the only place they have to look at, is the democrat party, for years that promote, create, and design rules that are convolted and set up for corruption, create barriers on small businesses and the people. Look who Omoron has up to the white house, big corportations, domistic terrortists, business crooks and Chicogo thugs, who help him plan and get special interests, what an open and transpart government. In housing Clinton told banks to loan more money to people with nothing down, poor or non existant job history, with much more minorities getting them, wasn’t that racist. When small businesses and workers paid higher interest rates on their loans, to cover the free money for minoeities. But following the democrat way, of everyone paying more, so the minorities and slugs can have a shack. The dinks need to get off the streety conners and selling drugs, like our black president did, learn to speak English an employer can understand and wanna be workeres understand orders. I see there is another housing plan to put people with poor credit or no credit and no job history, get a house, with taxpayers money. In 3-4 year another meltdown will happen. The socialist marxist democrats just keep dreaming up more failures. Don’t forget what the head of the late ACORN leader says, I have no problem with a young democrat that is a socialist. Remember the National Socialist Democrat Party with the red flag for the communists, it was Hitlers flag. We haven’t got the flag but we have the National Democrat Party amd they are socialist and communist idoits.

  • JeffH

    A ‘Secular-Socialist Machine’
    April 23, 2010 11am
    by Newt Gingrich
    April 23, 2010
    Washington Post

    The haters and name callers will be out in full force to ridicule Newt Gingrich over this article and blame GW and Cheney, but one can bet they can,t argue the accuracy of the article.

    – “Machine”: Getting $787 billion from Congress in February when no elected member had fully read and understood the economic stimulus package. This is behavior worthy of the Chicago political machine. If no elected officials know what is in the bill, how can someone assert that this was an act of self-government?

    – “Machine”: Rejecting the will of the American people expressed through town hall meetings, tea parties, polls and elections by ramming through an unpopular 2,600-page health-care bill. The moment of real clarity came after Republican Scott Brown’s victory in the Massachusetts special Senate election, when by every traditional American measure the Democrats should have stepped back and said to voters, “I hear you.” Instead, their actions said: “Your voice and vote do not matter.”

    – “Socialist”: Creating czar positions to micromanage industry reflects the type of hubris of centralized government that Friedrich von Hayek and George Orwell warned against. How can a White House “executive compensation czar” know enough to set salaries in multiple companies for many different people? Having a pay dictatorship for one part of the country sets the pattern for government to claim the right to set pay for everyone. If that isn’t socialism, what word would describe it?

    – “Socialist”: Violating 200 years of bankruptcy precedent to take money from bondholders and investors in the auto industry to pay off union allies is rather an anti-market intervention.

    – “Socialist”: Proposing that the government (through the Environmental Protection Agency or some sort of carbon-trading scheme) micromanage carbon output is proposing that the government be able to control the entire U.S. economy. Look at the proposals for government micromanagement in the 1,428-page Waxman-Markey energy tax bill. (I stopped reading when I got to the section regulating Jacuzzis on Page 442.) If government regulates every aspect of our use of power, it has regulated every aspect of our lives. What is that if not socialism?

    – “Socialist”: Nationalizing student loans so that they are a bureaucratic monopoly. This will surely lead to fraud on the scale we see in Medicare and Medicaid, from which more than $70 billion per year is stolen.

    – “Socialist”: Expanding government mortgage intervention to 90 percent of the housing market.

    – “Secular”: Describing America’s promise as a “secular country that is respectful of religious freedom,” as Obama did last April, is an act of willful historical revisionism. The United States was founded as an intensely religious country that believes our rights come from God, including the right to worship as our conscience dictates. The Founding Fathers forbade the establishment of a national religion to protect individual rights of conscience but understood that public life would reflect the religious nature of the American people. This understanding of America’s promise is far more tolerant of religion in the public square than the secular purge that we have seen since the Supreme Court outlawed school prayer in 1963.

    – “Secular”: Appointing David Hamilton to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit. That Hamilton had previously ruled that opening legislature sessions with sectarian prayers is unconstitutional is further evidence of this anti-historical secular outlook.

    Although its actions may seem like “centrism” to some, the Obama-Pelosi-Reid system is clearly a secular-socialist machine. And Obama is the most radical president in American history.

    • JC

      Well done.

  • http://www.freedomsociety.net/ Ian

    Actually, if you’re going to go into communities where people are completely uninformed and make promises to them if they will vote the way you tell them too, then no, they should not vote.

    I’ve seen them sign up mentally disabled, and tell them how to vote. This is completely wrong. If people are incapable or uninterested in being familiar enough with the issues and candidates, and even parties, then soliciting their votes is despicable.

    This is how democrats win elections, by using people who have no idea what’s going on. This, along with the dead and other fraudulent votes, seems to work well for the dems, but it’s destroying this nation. It makes a mockery of the election process, and we all lose.

    • JC

      Reminded of a woman in Detroit on TV during the Presidential campaign…

      “Obama gonna fill my tank and pay my mogij”.

      I’ve often wondered how this country could produce such lazy sycophants…and then I remember…Oh Yeah! They’re Democrats.

  • http://www.idolcarnival.com/ Patrick

    A DEMOCRAT NO MORE, I’d like to know just HOW MUCH oversight there is concerning ACORN’S antics. HOW do we know that ACORN wasn’t created specifically to transfer huge chunks of America’s wealth to this gang of thugs?
    It’s no secret that people like Obummer HATE the middle class. When all that’s left is ruling paranoids and the herds of low income, “gimme” whores, you get a first-class formula for another Russia or China.
    So WHERE is this oversight vested, and HOW MUCH power is there available to yank ACORN’S leash? ACORN sounds like a mutated hybrid that combines a union agenda, outright organized crime, social rejects and criminal politicians looking for yet more EASY votes.
    Any chance that the RICO statutes cover ACORN? We need all the help we can get in permnently removing this open, festering sore. ACORN is up to no good, and those who support it are nothing less than closet criminals.

  • June Gagnon

    Reading these comments gives me shivers!! Literally, I’m so thrilled that Americans (you) are waking up to what is really going on here – -please, please, please- -some of you, any of you, with good in your hearts and pride for your country – -run for office!! You can help make the difference and get us back on the right track. I’d run, but I’m almost 73 and tire too quickly – -I’ve become an “armchair” politician and keep spreading the word via email and telephone! God Bless

    • JC

      Keep up the good work June, it’s all about spreading real information.

  • http://PersonalLibertyDigest Linda

    i hate dumocrats they are totally evil, baby killing monsters that belong in hell with their leader satan

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