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Nebraska City News-Press - Nebraska City, NE
House Republicans keep defunding organization that doesn’t exist
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By Pat Cunningham
Aug. 5, 2013 11:10 a.m.



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In an effort to ingratiate itself with low-information loonies (i.e. Fox News viewers), the GOP resorts to stuff like THIS:

When House GOP leaders abruptly shelved a bill to fund standard federal transportation and housing programs last Wednesday, one of the legislation’s few uncontroversial provisions was a section banning funds for the anti-poverty group ACORN. Had Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) been able to pass the bill, it would have marked the 13th time that Republicans have voted to block federal funding for ACORN since the GOP took over the lower chamber in 2011.

Oddly, however, ACORN, ...

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