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drm604 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-30-06 10:00 PM
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12. Blackwell and Abramoff.
"Somebody needs to check and see if he has any connections to Abramoff."

I've been saying this for over a year. I think that there is a connection, and I think that it involves indian gambling (surprise, surprise). Here is a 2003 archived snapshot from the website signohio.com which is no longer active. "SIGN" stood for "Stop Increased Gambling Now". The registrant of the domain "signohio.com" was "Ohioans For Blackwell". This 2005 article talks about the gambling issue in Ohio, mentions Blackwell's opposition to it, and mentions that the city of Lorain, Ohio wanted Governor Taft to approve a gaming pact with the Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma (Taft opposed it).

None of this proves anything, but consider - a conservative, politically ambitious Republican who is deeply involved in the Bush camp, and who was involved in trying to prevent a gaming pact with an Indian tribe. I don't think it's too much of a stretch to say that this is at least strongly suggestive of some kind of involvement with Abramoff. I've tried to find something more but I've come up dry.
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  -Kenneth Blackwell Forced To Delay Destruction Of 04 Election Ballots kpete  Aug-30-06 09:05 PM   #0 
  - You mean he didn't destroy them before the end of Election Night?  Greeby   Aug-30-06 09:06 PM   #1 
  - And we believe this felon why? n/t  sfexpat2000   Aug-30-06 09:07 PM   #2 
  - Hooray! I am delighted that there is  annabanana   Aug-30-06 09:08 PM   #3 
  - Here's a thread on the same topic that needs some attention,  babylonsister   Aug-30-06 09:11 PM   #4 
  - Good news! ...and a kick.  btmlndfrmr   Aug-30-06 09:16 PM   #5 
  - Indict Blackwell!  Independent_Liberal   Aug-30-06 09:18 PM   #6 
  - Blackwell and Abramoff.  drm604   Aug-30-06 10:00 PM   #12 
  - Two points-  EST   Aug-30-06 09:27 PM   #7 
  - you forgot "humidity"  MissWaverly   Aug-30-06 09:31 PM   #9 
     - Humidity affects the ability of the machines to read the ballots  EST   Aug-30-06 09:52 PM   #10 
        - there's a lot of factors in play here  MissWaverly   Aug-30-06 09:58 PM   #11 
           - Hastert is and would be so out of his depth,  EST   Aug-30-06 10:19 PM   #13 
              - Agreed, and remember Hastert at least would  MissWaverly   Aug-31-06 03:52 PM   #16 
  - So, is thee a lawsuit to preserve these ballots or not?  sfexpat2000   Aug-30-06 09:31 PM   #8 
  - Awesome. Can I be a part of the lawsuit to preserve the evidence  texpatriot2004   Aug-31-06 12:32 AM   #14 
  - Keef, I didn't hide no ballots  me b zola   Aug-31-06 12:42 AM   #15 
 

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