The year of 200 was a weird time. Unsure about the futuristic-sounding new world that the 90s had departed from, people were agitated about Mad Cow disease whilst George Bush won the US presidential election after a month of disputed votes in Florida.
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Could Florida, Of All Places, Be A Leader In Campaign Finance Reform? #business #finance #software http://finance.remmont.com/could-florida-of-all-places-be-a-leader-in-campaign-finance-reform-business-finance-software/ #campaign finance reform # The views expressed are the author s own and not necessarily those of the Brennan Center for Justice. Florida is the butt of plenty of election jokes. This is well-earned after the 2000 debacle that sent the presidential election between Al Gore…
To escape their truly wretched past, modern Democrats have adopted as an article of faith the bedtime story that, thanks to Tricky Dick Nixon’s “southern strategy,” the racists who had been the backbone of their party for the better part of a century suddenly switched to the GOP en masse some time around 1968, with the happy result that now all the racists are on the right. Presto — instant virtuousness and a clean slate! It’s a lie, of course.