Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Presidential Candidate Arrested!
No, it's not Romney for back taxes or Obama for his drone strikes against Americans--but rather the Green party candidate, Dr. Jill Stein, plus her running mate, in an anti-foreclosure sit-in in Philly today. "The peaceful arrests came after about 50 party supporters demonstrated outside the downtown Philadelphia offices of Fannie Mae, the government-sponsored mortgage lender." As we have noted, Stein will be on the ballot in at least half the states, will be getting federal funds, and could influence outcome in a very tight race in a key state.
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