Saturday, October 23, 2010

LWV Refuses Pledge at IL8 Forum, Crowd Spontaneous Recitation

Video via the Barrington, Illinois TEA Party, which notes this was held at Grayslake school with questions screened by teachers--(Melissa emerges from the bunker) not an explicitly Joe Walsh crowd. It was quite a civics lesson: I've been to a lot of LWV forums. At least in these parts they are on the left. As you see.

More. Daily Herald:
Illinois' top League of Women Voters official said “phony patriotism” is driving criticism over a moderator's reaction when she was asked if the Pledge of Allegiance would be recited before an 8th Congressional District debate this week.

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