What is the organization ACORN?

I want to know how ACORN and the union, SEIU1000 is related?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Following the Senate's overwhelming vote, the House of Representatives acted to cut off taxpayer funding of ACORN. The vote was 345-75 to strip ACORN of support. The seventy five representatives who voted to continue funding ACORN -- despite its apparent expertise at child sex slavery, tax evasion, human trafficking, mortgage fraud and Tijuana donkey shows -- are as follows:

    Tammy Baldwin, D-Wisc.

    Xavier Becerra, D-Calif.

    Robert Brady D-Pa.

    Corrine Brown, D-Fla.

    G.K. Butterfield, D-N.C.

    Mike Capuano, D-Mass.

    Andre Carson, D-Ind.

    Kathy Castor, D-Fla.

    Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo.

    James Clyburn, D-S.C.

    Joseph Crowley, D-N.Y.

    Elijah Cummings, D-Md.

    Danny Davis, D-Ill.

    Diane DeGette, D-Colo.

    Bill Delahunt, D-Mass.

    Mike Doyle, D-Pa.

    Donna Edwards, D-Md.

    Keith Ellison, D-Minn.

    Eliot Engel, D-N.Y.

    Chaka Fattah, D-Pa.

    Bob Filner, D-Calif.

    Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio

    Al Green, D-Tex.

    Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz.

    Maurice Hinchey, D-N.Y. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii

    Rush Holt, D-N.J.

    Mike Honda, D-Calif.

    Jesse Jackson, Jr. D-Ill.

    Sheila Jackson-Lee, D-Tex.

    Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Tex.

    Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick, D-Mich.

    Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio

    Rick Larsen, D-Wash.

    Barbara Lee, D-Calif.

    John Lewis, D-Ga.

    Stephen Lynch, D-Mass.

    Markey, D-Mass.

    Betty McCollum, D-Minn.

    McDermott, D-Wash.

    McGovern, D-Mass.

    Gregory Meeks, D-N.Y.

    Alan Mollohan, D-W.Va.

    Gwen Moore, D-Wisc.

    Jim Moran, D-Va.

    Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y.

    Richard Neal, D-Mass.

    John Olver, D-Mass.

    Frank Pallone, D-N.J.

    Bill Pascrell, D-N.J. Donald Payne, D-N.J.

    Jared Polis, D-Colo.

    David Price, D-N.C.

    Nick Rahall, D-W.Va.

    Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y.

    Lucille Roybal-Allard, D-Calif.

    Bobby Rush, D-Ill.

    Linda Sánchez, D-Calif.

    Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill.

    David Scott D-Ga.

    Bobby Scott, D-Va.

    Jose Serrano, D-N.Y.

    Brad Sherman, D-Calif.

    Albio Sires, D-N.J.

    Louise Slaughter, D-N.Y.

    Pete Stark, D-Calif.

    Bennie Thompson, D-Miss.

    Edolphus Towns, D-N.Y.

    Niki Tsongas, D-Mass.

    Nydia Velázquez, D-N.Y.

    Maxine Waters, D-Calif.

    Diane Watson, D-Calif.

    Henry Waxman, D-Calif.

    Robert Wexler, D-Fla.

    Lynn Woolsey, D-Calif.

    I would recommend calling these Congresspeople and expressing your gratitude.

  • 1 decade ago

    watch glen beck or fox news. they are the only ones that will give you the story. it won't hurt you and you may learn something. now i am not suggesting that you get your news and information from just one place. i am saying that you will get an education you can think about from watching and comparing. be open minded, at least until you realize the far left is a corrupt bunch of clowns! the one thing that obama just might do though is solve our immigration problem. he is on track to screw this place up so much that no one will want to come here. lol.

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