Wednesday, November 9, 2011

The 99% Have Spoken


From today's New York Times:

Voters Defeat Many G.O.P.-Sponsored Measures

Voters turned a skeptical eye toward conservative-backed measures across the country Tuesday, rejecting an anti-labor law in Ohio, an anti-abortion measure in Mississippi and a tightening of voting rights in Maine.

Even in Arizona, voters turned out of office the chief architect of that state’s controversial anti-immigration law. State Senator Russell Pearce, a Republican power broker and a former sheriff’s deputy known for his uncompromising style, was a hero to the Tea Party Movement and apart from his anti-immigration efforts, he had introduced numerous bills to nullify federal laws.

Click here to read the full text and click here to read to read about the defeat of the anti-union law in Ohio.

Take that, motherfuckers! The 99% are too real!