Of course, it’s all in the subtitles! Enjoy.…Read More »
I mean it seems to have been a bit of a letdown from all my non hysterical sources. The Washington Post seems to have a rather straight forward narritive. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/erik-wemple/post/breitbartcom-and-the-obama-footage-showmanship-prevails/2012/03/08/gIQABFzqzR_blog.html “Turns out these “tapes” were online the whole time, via “Frontline,” that nationally renowned organ of the mainstream media. In a posting yesterday, Frontline explained: “In 2008, as a…Read More »
The Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC), a DC-based PAC, presented Prof. Elizabeth Warren with $300K after she officially announced her candidacy for the US Senate.
But who actually gives to the PCCC?
Take a look!
Some notable names from the last two years…
William Buffett, Warren Buffett’s cousin
Lee Halprin, husband of Abby Rockefeller
George Soros, no introduction…
Grassroots or astroturf?
1 Watchdog Net $47,318
2 P Street Project $23,850
3 Progressive Change Campaign Cmte $20,000
4 Democracy For America $11,202
5 Soros Fund Management $8,000
6 Progressive Change Campaign Committee Fe $2,236
7 Progressive Change Campaign Cmte Fe $1,726 Source: http://www.opensecrets.org/527……
From the Globe:
“I am not going to be their candidate,” Khazei said yesterday. “I am not their profile. The party insiders in Washington don’t have a great track record. Ultimately, the voters decide, and that’s who I am going after.” Emphasizing that point, Khazei challenged Warren Thursday to reject money from lobbyists and political action committees, both of which…
(You mean the good professor isn’t who she says she is? I’m shocked I tell ya. Lets see Doug Rubin work his magic on this one. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) POLITICO picked up this story about Prof. Warren’s refusal to reject PAC and lobbyist money. Let’s hope this goes national. I just forwarded the link to Drudge……Read More »
http://www.boston.com/Boston/p… Khazei challenges Warren to reject lobbyist, PAC money in Senate fight By Noah Bierman, Globe Staff Elizabeth Warren is two days into her Senate run and the perceived front-runner is already taking heat from a fellow Democrat in the race. Alan Khazei, the co-founder of a national service program and the leading fund-raiser on the Democratic side, offered a…Read More »