Latte drinkers wonder about HRC's Magician Tricks

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/editorials/chi-0316edit2mar16,0,1138530.story

"Hillary Clinton, by contrast, often seems to operate by the maxim that silence is golden. When asked whether she would release a list of her earmarks, her spokesman dodged the question, while declaring that she is "proud of the investments in New York that she has secured." But for now, at least, not proud enough to let voters know what they are."

This is interesting considering the 2.2 billion in funny money...er the people's money that Hillary funnels towards NY.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-k-wilson/clinton-by-far-worst-abus_b_84102.html

"In the fiscal 2008 omnibus appropriations bill Hillary Clinton received 261 earmarks, more than five times the number of any other presidential candidate. According to Taxpayers for Common Sense, Clinton obtained 360 earmarks worth $2.2 billion from 2002 to 2006. This record establishes her as by far the worst abuser of earmarks among all presidential candidates in both parties."

The Democratic Party can not grow if the leaders decide to be Republican lite.

Tags: 2008, Barack Obama, chicago tribue, Hillary Clinton, HRC, obama, president, rezko (all tags)

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Re: Latte drinkers wonder about HRC's

I say she should release her earmaks, and her tax returns, and Bill Clinton's library donor list, and Hillary should release her White House papers so that we can see for ourselves exactly what her experience really is.  You know Bill Clinton cannot be there for her every minute of the day to hold her hand if she wants to send him around the world.

by Spanky 2008-03-16 08:49AM | 0 recs
Re: Latte drinkers wonder about HRC's
And a woman needs her husband to hold her hand, huh? Lovely sentiment.
by sricki 2008-03-16 10:05AM | 0 recs

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