Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Traitor Joe Must Go

New video from Brave New Films:



Joe Lieberman has launched consistent, deeply partisan attacks on President-elect Barack Obama, questioning his patriotism and fitness to lead. While Lieberman campaigned for John McCain and spoke on his behalf at the Republican National Convention, he spread some of the GOP's nastiest smears. Think Progress has provided thorough evidence of Lieberman's partisan politics. Lieberman should not be allowed to have subpoena power to investigate the Obama administration as chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. In fact, he should not be allowed to remain chairman of this or any other committee.

Lieberman has proven he cannot be trusted to hold a high rank within the Democratic caucus. That is why we launched Lieberman Must Go last summer, a campaign that caught Congress' attention when we delivered a petition with over 43,000 signatures. Now, we ask you to help us escalate the pressure by contacting members of the Senate Democratic Steering Committee. Tell them to strip Lieberman of his chairmanship in the Democratic caucus.

We have included a sample script and phone numbers below for you to use, and we ask that you be polite when you explain why Lieberman Must Go.

2 comments:

Tzvee said...

I still say the petition should be addressed to Joe and demand that he repent of his sins. He does have a vote in the senate......

truth said...

My compromise: he can caucus with the Democrats, but he doesn't get to keep the powerful chairmanship that he wasted for the last two years by never investigating the Bush Crime Family. He can have some minor committee that is the Senate equivalent of dogcatcher.