|Race Boating: Swift Boat Backer Funds Racist Mail
|Page 1 of 1|
|Author:||Catherine [ Wed Oct 22, 2008 2:32 pm ]|
|Post subject:||Race Boating: Swift Boat Backer Funds Racist Mail|
Race Boating: Swift Boat Backer Funds Racist Mail
Swift Boat funder Robert Perry, a top national Republican donor, is funding overtly racist attack mail this cycle. It's not Swift Boating. It's Race Boating.
A group called "Empower Texans," chaired by Tim Dunn of Midland, an associate of Republican Texas House Speaker Tom Craddick, attacked Democratic state House candidate Joel Redmond of Pasadena with a direct mail piece featuring fuzzy images of black and Hispanic lawmakers (plus Barack Obama), several black birds resembling crows, and a picture of the white Redmund. The tag line: "Birds of a feather flock together."
Read the whole story at the link.
|Page 1 of 1||All times are UTC - 4 hours [ DST ]|
|Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group