GOP ~ ALEC Behind Voter Suppression in 34 States | ALEC | American Legislative Exchange Council | "I don't want everybody to vote ... our leverage in the elections quite candidly goes up as the voting populace goes down." --Paul Weyrich, ALEC founder
I have no problem believing people in the US are this ignorant. I just saw video the other day where various people were interviewed on the street and asked one question, "Who is the Vice President of the United States?" and only one person came up with the right answer. /sigh
Federal authorities spent more than a year investigating Governor Jan Brewer's role in collecting Social Security benefits intended for her mentally ill son, Ronald, who currently is in a state hospital after being found not guilty by reason of insanity in 1990 on kidnapping and sexual assault charges. http://blogs.phoenixnewtimes.com/valleyfever/2011/12/jan_brewer_investigated_by_fed.php
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