Saturday, August 16, 2008

Obama: Another broken pledge

Today on Ed Morressey writes,
Can anyone remember a reform pledge Barack Obama hasn’t broken? First, he insisted that he would remain within the public-financing system, as late as February, then suddenly pronounced it “broken” when Obama didn’t want to stay within its spending limits. Next, his campaign went “negative” first against John McCain when he had pledged to eschew such advertising. Now Barack Obama and his team have begun raising millions of dollars in “soft money” from unions and PACs despite his sanctimonious depredation of such donations just two months ago:

Read the rest of his article on Hot Air. It is really getting hard to understand how so many people can continue to support Obama.

1 comment:

jazzycat said...

How? By coalition of special interest groups who are basically tax consumers!