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John McCain funded by Soros since 2001
WND ^ | February 12, 2008 | Jerome R. Corsi

Posted on 02/11/2008 8:01:48 PM PST by Tigen

Candidate's Reform Institute also accepted funds from Teresa Kerry

As Sen. John McCain assumes the GOP front-runner mantle, his long-standing, but little-noticed association with left-wing donors such as George Soros and Teresa Heinz Kerry is receiving new attention among his Republican critics.

In 2001, McCain founded the Alexandria, Va.-based Reform Institute as a vehicle to receive funding from George Soros' Open Society Institute and Teresa Heinz Kerry's Tides Foundation and several other prominent non-profit organizations.

McCain used the institute to promote his political agenda and provide compensation to key campaign operatives between elections.

In 2006, the Arizona senator was forced to sever his formal ties with the Reform Institute after a controversial $200,000 contribution from Cablevision came to light. McCain solicited the donation for the Reform Institute using his membership on the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. In a letter to the Federal Communications Commission, he supported Cablevision's push to introduce the more profitable al la carte pricing, rather than packages of TV programming.

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Front Page News; Government; Politics/Elections
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To: warfalcon

When those threads were posted about Soros and Paul, I was never able to discern where the connection was. So, I agree with you there.

But, the white supremicist money wasn’t much better.

There is a thread about foreign contributions affecting the campaign, because small contributions didn’t have to be verified...Paul was involved with that as well.


301 posted on 02/12/2008 6:20:16 AM PST by Vanbasten
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To: Vanbasten

This is the thread.

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1968939/posts


302 posted on 02/12/2008 6:25:44 AM PST by Vanbasten
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To: Miss Behave
McCain can bite my silky soft but firm @ss through a park bench.

I'm trying to decide if that's too much information, or not nearly enough.

;-)

303 posted on 02/12/2008 6:30:36 AM PST by savedbygrace (SECURE THE BORDERS FIRST (I'M YELLING ON PURPOSE))
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To: Tigen
McCain and Soros = True Love in a liberal sort of way...
306 posted on 02/12/2008 6:35:09 AM PST by ConservativeMind
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To: Tigen

No surprise...anyone, and I mean anyone, who has been in national politics as long as McCain is going to have a lot of dirt to answer for. It’s the way our system works.


307 posted on 02/12/2008 6:36:06 AM PST by Cuttnhorse
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To: warfalcon

I’m not questioning all of the contributions. I know SOME Paul supporters are principled people. Yet since we have no idea where most of his money came from...and we do know of one contribution from a known rascist...I think questioning the sources is perfectly understandable.

And it doesn’t just apply to Paul (except that he is one of the leaders in small contributions)


308 posted on 02/12/2008 6:38:46 AM PST by Vanbasten
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To: Tigen; All

And GW called McCommunist a true Conservative.

Makes me wonder about GW, but not really, he is not a Conservative.

Well soon I will be casting my ballot for POTUS and so far it will be Hillery or Obama, or a 3rd party Conservative should one decide to run.


309 posted on 02/12/2008 6:49:55 AM PST by stockpirate ("A nation that does not honor it's warriors will be defeated by one that does" And "Shame on McCain")
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To: warfalcon

“Face it, Republicans voted for a liberal and denied a conservative, all because the conservative had a Constitutionalist stance on foreign policy that got mischaracterized as blame America first/surrender monkey.”

The war in Iraq has nothing to do with being a constitutionalist. And if Paul’s money and support were inflated, because of small foreign contributions, than it was unjust.

Nobody forced Paul to blame america in the debates. That was his fault, and his fault alone. He could have just as easily took a principled stand against the war without quoting OBL. Complaining that the mere presence of a foreign base was cause for retaliation.


310 posted on 02/12/2008 6:50:26 AM PST by Vanbasten
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To: TigersEye; Miss Behave; All
You know you made me (and many others) look...for pics on your profile page. ;^)

I nominate all future posts by Miss Behave to be subject to the equivalent of the 'Ann Coulter Rule', i.e., WE WANT PICTURES! :))
311 posted on 02/12/2008 6:58:26 AM PST by mkjessup (Any SOB who calls John F'in Kerry "his dear friend" will NEVER get my vote, no way, no how.)
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To: Tigen
If McCain can get loot from Teresa and Soros to indirectly finance, in opposition to them, support of our mission in the Middle East and Afghanistan, then more power to him indeed . It demonstrates an admirable ability in strategy. That said, I am skeptical of this article.
312 posted on 02/12/2008 7:09:08 AM PST by mtntop3
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To: Saoirise

Surprise Surprise.


313 posted on 02/12/2008 7:12:18 AM PST by 444Flyer (code pink>>>MEET CODE RED WHITE AND BLUE!)
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To: calcowgirl

So, the left wingers want to apply restorative justice to environmental law to fit the meta narrative that they have created out of whole cloth. The Indians are to play the role of the victimized under class while we, and industry are to play the role of the imperialist who exploited the environment at the expense of the Indians.

I should have seen this coming, environmental restorative justice.


315 posted on 02/12/2008 7:20:41 AM PST by Eva (Benedict Arnold was a war hero, too.)
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To: Tigen
Maybe this explains why he votes AND campaigns no different than the Democrats!

McCain-Feingold any one?

316 posted on 02/12/2008 7:28:12 AM PST by jan in Colorado ("It's easier to believe a lie one hears 1,000 times than to believe a fact that one has never heard)
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To: logician2u; OrthodoxPresbyterian; George W. Bush; Revelation 911; NapkinUser; DreamsofPolycarp; ...

I was toying with voting for John McCain in the primary today until I saw that he was funded by Soros. What a tool. Now I have no choice but to vote Ron Paul.

Seems to be the only way.

Let freedom Ping!


317 posted on 02/12/2008 7:29:14 AM PST by CJ Wolf (To Join or leave the offical Ron Paul 'let freedom' Ping, Freepmail me.)
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To: CJ Wolf

Way to go! Just say NO to John McCAin!


318 posted on 02/12/2008 7:33:14 AM PST by jan in Colorado ("It's easier to believe a lie one hears 1,000 times than to believe a fact that one has never heard)
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To: SierraWasp

Amazing stuff that the mediots have ignored.


319 posted on 02/12/2008 7:36:05 AM PST by Grampa Dave ("Ron Paul and his flaming antiwar spam monkeys can Kiss my Ass!!"- Jim Robinson, Sept, 30, 2007)
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To: All; 8mmMauser; floriduh voter

“Soros, one of the richest men in the world, backed campaign finance reform with huge cash donations to a wide variety of Washington “reform” special interest groups to accomplish what his funding conduit called an effort “to reduce the corrupting influence of very large donors” and to ban pre-election “issue advocacy” ads by groups like the NRA.

Now, arch-reformer Soros is pouring perhaps as much as $30-million of his own money into left-wing “progressive” organizations he believes are uniquely inoculated against the restrictions of the very law Soros bought and paid for – restrictions like the ban on
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But this is just the beginning of obvious coordination of this “527” and the DNC. A December 9, 2003 In These Times magazine cover-story described the work of a small network of radical “527’s” including MoveOn.org Voter Fund which were “created after McCain-Feingold to circumvent the ban on soft money. Named for the section of the tax code that regulates them, these progressive 527s — nearly all funded and organized by traditional Democratic allies such as labor, environmental and reproductive rights groups — can raise huge sums of unregulated money for voter education and registration so long as they do not advocate for a specific candidate.”

http://www.frontpagemag.com/Articles/Printable.asp?ID=13584


320 posted on 02/12/2008 7:39:08 AM PST by Sun (Duncan Hunter:pro-God/life/borders, understands Red China threat, NRA A+rating!)
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To: ConservativeMind

McCain & Soros. Shows John McCain is a bad choice for this country.


321 posted on 02/12/2008 7:39:52 AM PST by apocalypto
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bookmarking


322 posted on 02/12/2008 7:50:42 AM PST by CounterCounterCulture (W.A.S.S. - we are soooooooooooo screwed)
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To: Tigen

I never though I would asy this:

Go Huckabee!

But, alas, it is too late.


323 posted on 02/12/2008 7:59:11 AM PST by rightinthemiddle (The Mainstream Media Controls Our Party. Go, RINOS!)
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To: LADY J

Not only is Cookie a conservative, she plans to send all shelter and unadoptable pets to the border, where they will do the job elected Republicans refuse to do!


324 posted on 02/12/2008 8:00:05 AM PST by kimmie7 (At the end of the day it comes down to the Lord and me, not me and the GOP.)
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To: calcowgirl
Nice catch.

Looks like McCain isn't overly picky where his money comes from... at a minimum.

325 posted on 02/12/2008 8:22:45 AM PST by Interesting Times (ABCNNBCBS -- yesterday's news.)
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To: Vanbasten
"Nobody forced Paul to blame america in the debates."

Don't you think it is high time you start re-phrasing that remark?

Ron Paul has never blamed "America", but he has blamed our "leaders".

There is a BIG difference, IMO, between patriotic Americans such as ourselves and the globalist elite establishment who have been setting our foreign policy for the past 75 years or so.

Now you can decide who you fall in with, but there is absolutely NO connection between me and the globablists.

I accept NO blame for our FAILED foreign policy that has created the mess we are in now.

326 posted on 02/12/2008 8:35:03 AM PST by Designer
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To: KentTrappedInLiberalSeattle
What's his stance on illegal immigration...? ;)

Spike doesn't let any other dogs in the yard. Ever.

327 posted on 02/12/2008 8:42:21 AM PST by Mad_Tom_Rackham (Elections have consequences.)
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To: CJ Wolf
I was toying with voting for John McCain in the primary today until I saw that he was funded by Soros. What a tool. Now I have no choice but to vote Ron Paul.

Seems to be the only way.

Remember the months we had to put up with some people here trying to taint Ron Paul with Soros and his ilk?

Pardon me while i gloat...</gloating>

Still, it makes you wonder if this isn't just a ploy to discredit any Republican nominee doesn't it?

In all seriousness, i'm going to reserve judgement on this until i get confirmation from other sources.

328 posted on 02/12/2008 8:56:34 AM PST by Calvinist_Dark_Lord ((I have come here to kick @$$ and chew bubblegum...and I'm all outta bubblegum! ~Roddy Piper))
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To: Eroteme
McCain Allies Want Reform (and Money), NYT, March 8, 2005

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Donors said the institute had become more aggressive in recent months in its push for money. Though it is not required to do so, the institute lists all its donors on its Web site. This year, the organization began breaking them down by ranges of contributions, which showed the vast majority of its hundreds of contributors gave $500 or less. About 40 gave between $500 and $5,000, 8 gave up to $50,000 and 12 contributed above that level.

One donation in that category came from an elected Republican official who insisted on remaining anonymous, even to Mr. McCain, Mr. Davis said. Some donors, though, are communications industry giants who had business before the Commerce Committee when Mr. McCain was its chairman. Echosphere, a communications company started by Charles Ergen, a founder of EchoStar Communications and the DISH Network, gave $50,000 or more to the institute. So did CSC Holdings, a subsidiary of the Cablevisions Systems Corporation, headed by Charles F. Dolan, and the Chartwell Foundation, the charitable group funded by A. Jerrold Perenchio, the Univision billionaire.

Mr. Davis and Mr. McCain, who is not currently raising money for his own political purposes, said they saw no problem in accepting donations of that magnitude from foundations associated with people and companies with interests on Capitol Hill.

329 posted on 02/12/2008 9:59:12 AM PST by calcowgirl ("Liberalism is just Communism sold by the drink." P. J. O'Rourke)
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To: warfalcon

“Sure it does. There was no declaration of war, which the Constitution requires before war may occur except for specific circumstances which did not exist.”

You are talking process not principle. There hasn’t been a declaration of war for decades, by either liberals or conservatives. The principle is to have congress’ permission before going to war. We had that.

“Except that there is no evidence that foreign contributions created such an inflation. You want to assume a negative because it fits your predisposition. Strangely, you seem to have no problem with the big money contributions that ‘inflated’ the funding of the other [Republican and Democrat] campaigns and routinely seems to buy undue influence. I should think that your indignation would go there first.”

You assume as much as he does. Just because donations came in $200 at a time doesn’t mean that it all didn’t come from one huge donation. I see the loophole as a huge one that is easily exploited.

“He didn’t blame America or imply that we deserved what happened, or that it was justified, or that we shouldn’t hunt down those responsible. All he did was point out that our actions abroad can have unintended consequences.”

No, he said our actions CAUSED an attack. That is blaming america sir. spin away, but that is obvious.

“You can’t deny that such presence has been used as a rallying cry to recruit followers by the terrorists, regardless of whether that is OBL personal motivation.”

You assume once again. Recruiting jihadists has never been a problem. The cheers from the muslim world on 9/11 were loud. That was long before the war. These empty claims that we are creating recruiting tools are baseless. And furthermore, strategy isn’t and shouldn’t be created in fear of enemy propaganda. Hell, we would never win a war by that logic.


330 posted on 02/12/2008 10:02:04 AM PST by Gullit
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To: All; pissant
Wayback Machine (archive.org)

Donations under $500

[3508 names listed]*

Donations under $500

Mrs. Joan Arnow
Ms. Edith I. Blodgett
Mrs. Laura J. Buck
Mr. John Buenz
Mr. Gene F. Calahan, Jr.
Mr. Peter Carman
The Constitution Project
Mr. Charles D. Dickey, Jr.
Mr. Frank A. Donaldson, III
Mr. Robert H. Downing
Joseph Hoyt Foundation
Mr. & Mrs. John N. Kapoor
Mrs. Stephanie Keebler
Miss Vivian L. Kimble
Mr. Albert F. Knight
Mr. Bart A. Krupp
Mr. Rhoady Lee, Jr.
Dr. Don Lessem
Dr. Herbert J. Louis
Mr. Gordon R. Lowham
Mrs. Katharine F. McMillan
Mr. Leroy M. Michael, Jr.
Mr. Eliot Minsker
Mr. Thomas J. Orloski
Mr. & Mrs. R. F. Paschal, Jr.
Mr. John M. Percival
Mr. Feodor U. Pitcairn
Mr. Arnold A. Portigal
Mrs. Charles S. Potter
Mr. David Pottruck
Mr. David B. Rockwell
Ms. Ann Elise Sauer
Ms. Cheryl Scott
Mr. James A. Smith
Mr. David Spatz
Mr. John W. Swatosh
Mr. Jonathan Tratt
Mr. Thomas L. Webb
Mr. William B. Webber
Ms. Emilie S. Welles
Ms. Willy Werby
Mr. & Mrs. Wilson Wilde
Mr. John H. T. Wilson

Donations from $5,000 to $49,999

Mr. Herb Allison
Allison Family Foundation
Mr. Robert Batinovich
Mr. Stephen D. Daley
The David Geffen Foundation
Mr. Crawford Gordon
Mr. Max Palevsky
Mr. Greg Wendt

Donations above $50,000

Mr. William Bloomfield
Carnegie Corporation of New York
Chartwell Charitable Foundation
CSC Holdings, Inc.

Echosphere
The Educational Foundation of America
The JEHT Foundation
Mr. Jerome Kohlberg, Jr. Revocable Trust
McMullen Family Foundation
OSI Constitution & Legal Policy Program
Proteus Fund
Mr. Charles H. Spaulding
Stuart Family Foundation
Tides Foundation

*Just a hunch, but I wouldn't doubt many of these folks got listed for buying a $5.00 ticket to view a showing of Gore's "Inconvenient Truth" or some such nonsense.

331 posted on 02/12/2008 10:03:20 AM PST by calcowgirl ("Liberalism is just Communism sold by the drink." P. J. O'Rourke)
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To: TigersEye

Excellent. Thanks


332 posted on 02/12/2008 10:04:52 AM PST by pissant (Time for a CONSERVATIVE party)
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To: calcowgirl

THis stinks to high heaven. What a fraud.


333 posted on 02/12/2008 10:08:55 AM PST by pissant (Time for a CONSERVATIVE party)
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To: Designer

“Ron Paul has never blamed “America”, but he has blamed our “leaders”.”

He blames the presence of our military base which in reality was there to help. Using OBL’s logic to begin with is ridiculous, but to justify the jihadist actions by citing this fact is irresponsible and frankly sad. And it is absolutely a blame america attitude. Our country which has done so much to help the world. It’s just disgusting.


334 posted on 02/12/2008 10:11:30 AM PST by Gullit
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To: calcowgirl

This needs to be hung around his neck like a 2-ton anvil


335 posted on 02/12/2008 10:11:41 AM PST by pissant (Time for a CONSERVATIVE party)
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To: Eroteme; Liz; Eva
My guess is more along these lines:

New York Post excerpt, March 21, 2005:

A former program officer for Pew, Sean Treglia, was caught on videotape bragging about how the foundation worked behind the scenes to create the false impression that there was a "mass movement" afoot clamoring for campaign-finance reform.

The intent: to hoodwink Congress.

It worked.

Pew did this in the run-up to the passage of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002 — a.k.a. McCain-Feingold — by spreading around more than $40 million to grass-roots front groups like Common Cause, the Campaign Finance Institute and the inaptly named Center for Public Integrity.

Pew wasn't alone in its efforts.

Several other major liberal foundations — including the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Ford Foundation and George Soros' Open Society Institute — colluded with Pew to give $123 million between 1994 and 2004 to promote the regulation of political speech.

Perhaps, Congress wasn't "hoodwinked" at all. Perhaps, Institutes like that set up by John McCain were specifically established to sell legislation offered by none other than -- John McCain!

That sure fits with what Eva outlines in post #315 regarding environmental "justice."

336 posted on 02/12/2008 10:14:00 AM PST by calcowgirl ("Liberalism is just Communism sold by the drink." P. J. O'Rourke)
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To: 8mmMauser

He is rotten to the core. Check out Calcowgirls and Tigereye’s infor here.


337 posted on 02/12/2008 10:17:37 AM PST by pissant (Time for a CONSERVATIVE party)
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To: mtntop3
If McCain can get loot from Teresa and Soros to indirectly finance, in opposition to them, support of our mission in the Middle East and Afghanistan, then more power to him indeed . It demonstrates an admirable ability in strategy. That said, I am skeptical of this article.

So, you then agree with McCain and the efforts of the institute to stifle free speech and control elections through Campaign Finance Reform, to give amnesty to 20 million illegal aliens, to impose destructive global warming regulation on United States businesses (while McCain's buddies fleece the country in carbon trading)?

Admirable? It is admirable to create an institution to falsly portray popularity of the latest commie-driven cause?

I am stunned.

338 posted on 02/12/2008 10:22:13 AM PST by calcowgirl ("Liberalism is just Communism sold by the drink." P. J. O'Rourke)
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To: Eva
So, the left wingers want to apply restorative justice to environmental law to fit the meta narrative that they have created out of whole cloth. The Indians are to play the role of the victimized under class while we, and industry are to play the role of the imperialist who exploited the environment at the expense of the Indians.

I should have seen this coming, environmental restorative justice.

I think you've got it! With a little extra help from left wingers (R).

339 posted on 02/12/2008 10:24:13 AM PST by calcowgirl ("Liberalism is just Communism sold by the drink." P. J. O'Rourke)
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To: Interesting Times

See also post #331 - Max Palevsky makes the “Donations above $50,000” list.

McCain definitely does not have discerning taste in donors — or maybe he does?


340 posted on 02/12/2008 10:29:20 AM PST by calcowgirl ("Liberalism is just Communism sold by the drink." P. J. O'Rourke)
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To: calcowgirl

Very nice find.

Yes, it does have all the earmarks—if you’ll excuse the expression. This faux consensus model seems to be in play on just about every liberal cause, too.

That was probably the plan for the “immigration reform” end, too, but creating the illusion of overwhelming grassroots support is much harder when normally apolitical people are exposed to the issue at every step of their daily lives and have already formed opinions; from the emergency room to the workplace, to local crime, to every automatic phone menu that makes you sit through Spanish language options before you can get on with business.


341 posted on 02/12/2008 10:32:11 AM PST by Eroteme
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To: dennisw

The jpeg. Crist has no behind too busy tanning to eat. Lindsey Graham has a rino behind and McCain’s behind will be behind in November. Crist is NEVER in Tallahasee. To save money, close the Fla gov mansion cuz he’s not there.


342 posted on 02/12/2008 10:35:00 AM PST by floriduh voter (TERRI'S DAY MARCH 31, 2008 ...JUAN MCCAIN wants me to calm down. LOL LOL)
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To: presently no screen name

RON PAUL’s out. He said he’s definitely NOT FOR MCCAIN. Now I have something in common with Dr. Paul.


343 posted on 02/12/2008 10:36:09 AM PST by floriduh voter (TERRI'S DAY MARCH 31, 2008 ...JUAN MCCAIN wants me to calm down. LOL LOL)
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To: calcowgirl; Grampa Dave; Mamzelle
The biggest scam of all---non-profit donations to other non-profits. Soros has got this scam down pat. And nobody is the wiser.

REFERENCE In the run-up to the passage of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002 — a.k.a. McCain-Feingold — Pew spread around more than $40 million to grass-roots front groups like Common Cause, the Campaign Finance Institute and the inaptly named Center for Public Integrity.

Several other major liberal foundations — including the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Ford Foundation and George Soros' Open Society Institute — colluded with Pew to give $123 million between 1994 and 2004 to promote the regulation of political speech.

344 posted on 02/12/2008 10:36:25 AM PST by Liz (I spent $60 million and got one lousy delegate. Rudy Giuliani)
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To: mkjessup; Miss Behave; All
I nominate all future posts by Miss Behave to be subject to the equivalent of the 'Ann Coulter Rule', i.e., WE WANT PICTURES! :))

If there's a ping list please put me on it. The text alone will be worth it. : )

345 posted on 02/12/2008 10:46:12 AM PST by TigersEye (I'm a maverick. I'm sticking with conservatism.)
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To: floriduh voter

Yeah - he can see what the rest of the GOP can’t or refuses to see nor will he bow to their wishes. Along with Hunter. Politicians with spines - how rare!


346 posted on 02/12/2008 10:53:51 AM PST by presently no screen name
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To: All
Federal government regulations, taxes, subsidies, and other forms of control over private enterprise are directly responsible for moneyed interests controlling federal politics in the first place.

Special interest domination of the political realm is a symptom of interventionist economic policy - and as we see here, things like campaign finance reform are akin to shuffling the deck chairs on a sinking ship. The levers of government control over private enterprise need to be severed - there is no other solution.

More broadly, the Keynesian/Fabian/Marxist orthodoxy needs to be extinguished before global communo-fascists control American enterprise, politics, the legal system, and the borders; and before they usurp our natural liberties.

And it goes beyond America - western civilization itself will be destroyed under the auspices of internationalism, where the third-world, socialist Europe, and useful idiots here in America will claim vast global authority and transnational powers; the justifications for the elimination of national sovereignty and individual liberty will span from global warming/climate change, to poverty, terrorism, energy resources, and "human rights". Opposition will eventually be considered a hate crime against humanity.

There is a line in the sand, with individuals either welcoming this utopia dystopia, or opposing it. Those politicians on the wrong side of the line are traitors, and all are indistinguishable regarding the most important long-term interests of America. None deserve the support of patriots and lovers of liberty, and all deserve our scorn.

You may not support these anti-American policies, viewing as sane pragmatism the support of politicians with globalist intent (voting moreso against their opposition). The trouble is that your pragmatic support will be taken as implicit support of these policies. When less than 2% of voting Americans are estimated to oppose continuation in the internationalist direction, it will be taken as a mandate, and as a guarantee of stability in the face of anti-American reforms.

347 posted on 02/12/2008 10:53:56 AM PST by M203M4 (True Universal Suffrage: Pets of dead illegal-immigrant felons voting Democrat (twice))
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To: Liz
The Reform Institute's statement of purpose:
"serve as an independent voice working to strengthen the foundations of our democracy"

"champions the national interest by formulating and advocating meaningful reform in vital areas of public policy, including:

Through Cecilia Martinez (paid Executive Director of McCain's institute), they seem to be closely aligned with the Indian Movement, possibly tying into tribal gaming expansion but also used to advance the whacked out environmental agenda.

So, can we just take McCain's leadership sins in CFR and Shamnesty and factor them up by a factor of 2+ ?

My guess is there is a whole lot more to know if we keep digging--and I don't expect the left to help expose the mission that both McCain and the Left seem to embrace.

So what now?

348 posted on 02/12/2008 10:55:09 AM PST by calcowgirl ("Liberalism is just Communism sold by the drink." P. J. O'Rourke)
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To: Cosmo
"Is this the story the NYTs was going to run but spiked at the behest of mccain?"

Nah, the spiked story is another one about corruption like the Keating 5. In addition to being anti-American and a totally owned subsidiary of Soros, Lewis, Heinz, etc., McCain is a thief who has been lining his pockets at taxpayers expense for the past 25 yrs. His role in the Keating scandal only slowed him down for a little bit; then he went right back at it. All this will come out as soon as the Democrats know he has the nomination in the bag.

349 posted on 02/12/2008 10:57:18 AM PST by penowa
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To: TigersEye
I don't carry a ping list. I shoot from the ever so slight, sun-saturated curve of my nekkid hip.

OK now, that's it.

350 posted on 02/12/2008 10:58:21 AM PST by Miss Behave (Beloved daughter of Miss Creant, super sister of danged Miss Ology, and proud mother of Miss Hap.)
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