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Union-backed group turning America’s West blue
Oregon Catalyst ^ | December 12, 2013 | Dustin Hurst & Shelby Sebens

Posted on 12/12/2013 5:19:45 PM PST by Twotone

Examining the Portland, Ore.-based Bus Project, one could use plenty of adjectives to describe the operation’s tactics and activities: aggressive, unique and innovative.

The one descriptor that group, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, wants you to believe, though, is the least-fitting: nonpartisan.

Sure, the group holds a banner that professes to soar above partisan politics. “Not left. Not right. But Forward,” preaches the site of The Bus Project’s Montana affiliate, Forward Montana.

(Excerpt) Read more at oregoncatalyst.com ...


TOPICS: Education; Society
KEYWORDS: busproject; progressives; unions

1 posted on 12/12/2013 5:19:45 PM PST by Twotone
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To: Twotone

“The West” already leans to the left in many ways.


2 posted on 12/12/2013 6:04:25 PM PST by familyop (We Baby Boomers are croaking in an avalanche of corruption smelled around the planet.)
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To: Twotone

Trying to turn the Pacific Northwest blue is a classic example of carrying the coals to Newcastle. It’s been that way for a long time now. But if it makes them feel like they’re accomplishing something, then what the heck.


3 posted on 12/12/2013 6:16:13 PM PST by steelhead_trout (MYOB)
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