Friday, September 18, 2009

The stunning, total defeat of ACORN ~ By Byron York

By: Byron York Chief Political Correspondent 09/17/09 3:43 PM EDT The ACORN vote in the House is stunning news. Just 48 hours after Republican Leader John Boehner introduced the "Defund ACORN Act," the bill -- which most Republicans thought Democrats would do anything to block -- passed by a resounding 345-75 vote. It would never have made it to a vote had not the Democratic leadership decided to allow it, and the winning total included 172 Democrats. Yes, 172 House Democrats voted to totally cut off funding for an organization that has worked for years on behalf of Democrats nationwide. [CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING]
But not so fast, friends. President Obama would still have to sign the bill. Just sayin...
Bookmark and Share

No comments:

Post a Comment