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Tag: ACORN
  • Shutting Down for Good?

    I’d heard a while ago that ACORN would shut down for good, but now it seems like it’s really happening.   But the question I have is:  Will ACORN’s idealogy and tactics die off too, or will it cycle back to life in a new form? I suspect the latter will be the case.   So …

  • Rumor or Truth?

    Is ACORN going under?  Reuters says yes: The U.S. liberal grass-roots group ACORN is on the brink of bankruptcy and its leaders will hold a teleconference this weekend to discuss the group’s future, The New York Times reported on its website on Friday. The real question, I suspect, is whether the government will let it …

  • Sherrod Brown, SEIU & ACORN: It’s all in the family

    Sherrod Brown is a very liberal US Senator from Ohio.  And if his collectivist voting record is not enough: his daugher is the Organizing Director of SEIU 1199 which is a kissing cousin of ACORN.  SEIU 1199 is a popular proving ground for liberal statists who have close ties with the upper echelons of Washington DC’s elite.  This is …

  • Healthcare for America Now Leadership comes from ACORN

    = Healthcare for America Now, HCAN for short, lobbies for single-payer socialized medicine and has been waging an aggressive and deceptive advertising campaign online and over the air and radiowaves for weeks now.  But who is HCAN? A little investigation brought me to its state contact list: ACORN/Healthcare for American Now State Contact List The …