I am often angry with our elected officials. I am often disappointed. I am sometimes thrilled. I am nearly always impatient with their focus on the trivial and symbolic over the real, with their inability to sell any message that isn't pre-sold.
Today, in the face of this, I am ashamed."
* APN :
"Machine Vote-Flipping Claimed in McKinney Primary"
* APN :
McKinney said: “I’m the one who tells the truth. On what George Bush knew about 9/11. I put my body against the war machine, against the wheels and the levers of the machine. And I said you’ve got to stop it.”
* i heard the guys on brithume scoffing at mckinney today, they even mentioned the koo-koo 911 stuff.
"So a run-off it is. On August 8th, Rep. Cynthia McKinney goes up against Hank Johnson, Dekalb County Commissioner. And from looking at the numbers, it seems like McKinney is in a bit of trouble.
Just because Republicans often attack McKinney (sometimes in scurrilous ways) I feel like there's a tendency to run to her defense among Democratic partisans. For my part, I think folks in 4th district of Georgia could do a lot better. What do you think?"
"Cynthia McKinney is total class."