California’s a Democratic State. ACORN Got Handouts; Where’s Ours?

ACORN and SEIU are loyal pawns of the Democratic money grabbig maching.  They have gotten a lot of benefit for their loyalty.  Now you can’t blame California for asking, “Where’s our bailout?”


Democrats are pushing for federal loan guarantees while Republicans are opposed, leaving Congress’ largest delegation with little power to persuade the White House to come to the state’s rescue.

By Richard Simon
L.A. Times
May 22, 2009

Reporting from Washington — California has by far the largest delegation in Congress, almost 10% of the membership. Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the House, is a Californian, as are five of its committees’ chairs — a collection of powerful positions unmatched by any state. The state’s two senators chair important committees, and one holds a coveted seat on the Appropriations Committee.

And in terms of electoral politics, California has been among the most reliably Democratic major states, as well as by far the party’s most generous source of campaign cash.

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