"When the people find they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic." - Benjamin Franklin;
"And when politicians find that honor and character matter less than buying votes and a constituency, that too will herald the end of the Constitution. When that happens we must work tirelessly to change their minds, or their occupation!" - Hoping The Blind Will See

Monday, November 22, 2010

Charlie Rangel, the Congressional Black Caucus and 'Free' Elections

After reading this, ask yourself just how fair elections in America really are when it comes to the representation we get in the House. Time for some changes that will create fair elections!

Charlie Rangel, convicted of 11 ethics violations - the most ever found against any member of Congress - was resoundingly re-elected Nov. 2, getting 80 percent of his district's vote. After 40 years representing these folks, you can't conclude he was an unknown commodity. Granted, the conviction occurred after the election, but the charges were well-publicized. 

Read the whole story here:

Stand With God, Stand For Liberty, Prepare To Fight For Both!

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