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  •  FreedomWorks (5+ / 0-)

    How many "grass-roots organizations" have a chairman?  And how many can afford to pay $8 million to have their chairman step down and walk away?

    •  Boy, oh boy. These reclusive gazillionaires who (3+ / 0-)
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      seem to be running our/their government sure like their reclusiveness and behind-the-scenes status, don't they?  We need to keep their names front and center where they can be roundly criticized for their power games and not be allowed to hide behind their pitiful minions like Eric Cantor, Kevin McCarthy and the Tea Party buffoons in DC.  Norquist is now in the public eye, which has forced people to ask why he holds sway over the politicians.  Let's get all their names out there all the time.  Keep poking at their privacy and ability to do business in the shadows.  

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      by judyms9 on Wed Dec 26, 2012 at 06:52:06 AM PST

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    •  FreedomWorks, just like the (1+ / 0-)
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      Laconic Lib

      Tea Party has NEVER been a "grass-roots organization. They both were started and funded by corporate interests and the RWNJ's went along with the program and never understood they were being used "against their self-interests".

      "I'm totally pro-choice in the matter of abortion. But of course I'm also so radically pro-life that I think every person from birth onward must have full and affordable access to healthcare." - Gail Collins

      by gritsngumbo on Wed Dec 26, 2012 at 07:05:02 AM PST

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    •  If my grass-roots were like Freedomworks... (0+ / 0-)

      I'd be down at the garden center looking at boxes of "weed and feed", and something to take care of the grubs...

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