Tag Archives: Senate

PCCC and the “grassroots” millionaires

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!   http://www.opensecrets.org/527… Some notable names from the last two years… William Buffett, Warren Buffett’s cousin

Lee Halprin, husband of Abby Rockefeller

George Soros, no introduction…

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Prof. Warren’s rivals chafe at her sudden ascent: Harvard professor untested on trail

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…

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POLITICO: Khazei to push Prof. Warren on PACs

(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……

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Khazei challenges Elizabeth Warren to reject lobbyist, PAC money

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…

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So, Um, Nothing Here About Eric Fehrnstrom and “CrazyKhazei”?

Earlier in the week, Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno spewed out not one not two but three front-page posts breathlessly exclaiming that he unearthed diabolical secrets about an organization that was not remotely secretive.  “It was Wisconsin Democrats behind Bobblehead Brown!!!!”  “No, wait, it was the SEIU behind Bobblehead Brown!!!!”  David Bernstein of the Boston Phoenix rightfully mocked Eno because you…

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US History amendment rejected in Senate Budget

(Senator Hedlund, aren’t you aware that US History is the story of oppression?  We can’t be glorifying oppression can we? – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) During budget debate today, I offered an amendment that would have required the social sciences and history portion of the MCAS contain United States history and make that portion a graduation requirement.  …

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