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BlackVelvet04 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-30-05 04:42 PM
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39. I saw Kerry on t.v. today
and I think that he never expected to win. I quite frankly think he was a sacrificial lamb, possibly without his real knowledge, but a sacrificial lamb nevertheless.

Kerry commented today that he did much better than anyone expected. Think about that. He also commented how presidents aren't voted out of office during a time of war. I honestly believe the leaders of the democratic party never intended for him to win and the republican party knew it....but along came the almost spoilers, the grassroots people. Just before the election the polls showed Kerry in the lead and somebody had to stop him from winning so they did. I believe the votes were manipulated and I have every idea the democratic party knew that and rolled over because they never, ever intended for Kerry to win.

There are so many ways that the election was box voting, disenfranchisement, paid commentators touting bushes agenda and here's another example:

The Faith-Based Fraud

By News Brief
Jan 27, 2005, 23:29

After its highly touted unveiling, President Bush's faith-based initiative has proceeded largely under the radar. But a lack of attention hasn't shielded the program's constitutional questionability, or its brutal effectiveness.

In 2003--according to White House data reported by the Los Angeles Times--Bush doled out $1 billion to hundreds of faith-based groups through a little-noted executive order. More importantly, the Bush Administration used the grants to sway influential African-Americans in key battleground states and reward longtime political supporters at taxpayer expense.

For example, after the Rev. Herb Lusk II delivered the invocation at the 2000 Republican convention, his Philadelphia church received $1 million in federal funds. Bishop Harold Ray, who offered the invocation at a rally for **** Cheney in Palm Beach, Florida, got $1.7 million for his South Florida ministry. In 2002 Bush personally visited Milwaukee's Bishop Sedgwick Daniels--who voted for Clinton and Gore--and later awarded him a $1.5 million grant. This fall, Daniels's face appeared on Republican Party fliers in Wisconsin, endorsing Bush as a man who "shares our views."

Come on, how could the democratic party be so totally unaware that this was going on? I don't believe they were.

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