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Thursday, February 19, 2009

Allen Sanford - Name That Party!

When Jack Abramoff donated money to Republican Congressmen, every media outlet in the country reported that he was a loyal member of the GOP. How many times have the media mentioned fraudulent investor Allen Sanford and Democrat appeared in the same clip? Never. Despite the fact that he is equivalent to Abramoff in terms of donations (to Democrats of course). He was a clear supporter of, and had his pictures with many prominent Democrats, including Obama, Pelosi, Albright, Howard Dean, Charles Rangel,...

I don't think donating money to politicians makes the politicians crooks, but it is certainly a different view than the media took with Abramoff.