Tag Archives: ACORN

Congressional crusade against ACORN is unconstitutional

(For more info about the ACORN sh*t storm check out my post from last month.) After ACORN employees were caught on video giving advice on how to break the law to a couple of pranksters dressed as a pimp and prostitute, Congress quickly moved to cut ACORN’s funding. This effort was led by hyperventilating Republicans and […]

ACORN crusaders going after the wrong people

For the last week or so, there has been a growing controversy over the activities of ACORN which Wikipedia describes as “a collection of community-based organizations in the United States that advocate for low- and moderate-income families by working on neighborhood safety, voter registration, health care, affordable housing, and other social issues.” ACORN became a flashpoint during the last […]

Voter suppression vs. fraud

ACORN and the topic of vote fraud – actually voter registration fraud – have been in the news a lot lately. This is because of John McCain and other Republicans want you to crumple into the fetal position whenever you hear “ACORN.” McCain said this during his 3rd debate with Barack Obama: [ACORN] is now […]