Wednesday, August 18, 2010

John McCain and SEIU

John McCain was a Congressman from 1983-1987 and has been a Senator from Arizona since 1987. In my opinion this video tells his descent to the dark side. You be the judge. be
The best reports on Acorn and SEIU are published at The American Spectator...
Obama Defies Senate, Recess-Appoints ACORN-SEIU Lawyer
By Matthew Vadum on 3.28.10 @ 12:54PM
Acting like a Latin American caudillo President Obama continues to thumb his nose at Congress, daring Republican members of the House of Representatives to begin impeachment proceedings against him.
His latest outrage comes in the form of a recess appointment of extremist Craig Becker, who used to represent ACORN and SEIU, to the National Labor Relations Board. Becker was decisively rejected by the Senate when his nomination came up for a vote last month.
BREAKING: More Proof of White House Political Director Patrick Gaspard’s Ties To ACORN Surfaces
by Matthew Vadum
It’s becoming more and more difficult for the Obama White House to deny that White House political director Patrick Gaspard has strong, longstanding ties to the corrupt activist group ACORN.
Gaspard is a longtime operative for ACORN and one of its political parties, New York’s Working Families Party.
Internal ACORN documents show Gaspard gave ACORN $40,000 over the past two years while he worked as an executive vice president of Service Employees International Union Local 1199 in New York.
Seeing Red
By F. Vincent Vernuccio on 4.30.10 @ 6:07AM
On Monday in the Washington Times, Service Employee International Union (SEIU) Secretary-Treasurer Anna Burger -- a protégée of outgoing SEIU President Andrew Stern -- defended her and Stern's time in leadership at SEIU, claiming that the union is financially healthy. Burger's letter to the editor was in response to my April 23 article in which I showed the poor state of SEIU's finances -- and the even poorer state of its pension funds for rank-and-file members.