Wednesday, January 18, 2006
This Makes My Day...
...so of course the GOP/Media Axis will give it less coverage than, say, the latest ginned-up Hillary Clinton FauxGate: Eat it, Burnsie!
This is a nice way to fight the GOP's efforts to pretend that the Indians are the problem, instead of the victims, in the Abramoff scandal.
The Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council has rejected a $111,000 donation from the campaign of Montana Sen. Conrad Burns, with some saying the money is tainted because it originally came from lobbyist Jack Abramoff and his clients. James Steele Jr., also chairman of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, said Tuesday evening that the council voted not to accept the donation, which was made up of contributions from Abramoff, his associates and his tribal clients.
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