He sponsored the Congressional Cigar Association, a front for D.C. lobbyists to puff and party with politicians and staffers. Then Mr. Pay-to-Play sponsored legislation that would benefit his lobbyist friends' clients, some of whom work for his top campaign contributors. While he’s busy puffing on stogies and making dirty backroom deals, let’s scrub Bilbray right out of office.
Ann Marie once proclaimed, “Those who don’t pay their taxes do not deserve another chance.” We agree! But then she failed to pay taxes on several properties for several years, shortchanging schools. Uh-oh… open mouth, insert foot. So Ms. Buerkle, since we’re cleaning up the House, you’re on the list.
Taking money from taxpayers might not tug on Dan’s conscience, but it tugs on our pocketbooks. We’re cleaning House, and it’s time for Double-Dip Dan to go.
We’re going to need some serious carpet cleaner with this fella. Some of his top campaign contributors are under FBI investigation. He has taken $1.3 million in contributions from special interests and he voted against efforts to control the flow of money into politics. Ready to clean?