Give us the big mo so we can steamroll to 1237 by June 7
MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN NY!!!
Update 7:30 EST: Here is Senator Johanns speaking on the Amendment before the vote:
Courtesy of SenJohanns:
Senator Mike Johanns (R-NE) introduces an amendment on September 14, 2009, that would block money from the transportation and housing appropriations bill from directly or indirectly funding ACORN.
Breaking update from Ed Morrisey! HotAir (go read the whole thing for how the vote shifted on the floor):
Senator Mike Johanns (R-NE) introduced an amendment to the HUD and Transportation appropriation bill to strip ACORN of all federal funding. A week ago, Johanns wouldn’t have gotten the amendment to the floor. Today, however, after three straight days of BigGovernment.com’s video exposés of ACORN offices in Washington DC, New York City, and Baltimore offering assistance to pimping, tax evasion, and trafficking in underage Salvadorean girls, Johanns not only got his vote — but he got an impressive bipartisan showing. The Senate passed the Johanns amendment 83-7…
A shout out to our peeps in Bed-Sty and Red Hook!
Courtesy of BigGovernment, Part 3 in the Ongoing Saga of ACORN, Pimps, Prostitutes, underage sex trade and housing loans