Nasty Letters To Crooked Politicians

As we enter a new era of politics, we hope to see that Obama has the courage to fight the policies that Progressives hate. Will he have the fortitude to turn the economic future of America to help the working man? Or will he turn out to be just a pawn of big money, as he seems to be right now.

Tuesday, November 09, 2004

The Best Part Of Robert Novak Ran Down His Daddy's Leg, But Novak called Texas Dems "scumbags"

Novak called Texas Dems "scumbags" ... [Media Matters for America]: "Novak called Texas Dems 'scumbags'

In a discussion about redistricting in Texas on the October 30 edition of CNN's The Capital Gang, nationally syndicated columnist and CNN host Robert D. Novak, a regular panelist on the show, called Texas Democrats 'scumbags':

MARK SHIELDS (Capital Gang moderator): Would you be willing to take the Iowa system to Texas? I mean to make the Iowa system, where it's drawn absolutely fairly? I mean, whatever you say about Iowa, those are fair districts.

NOVAK: Sure. Sure. I mean, your people have been down there as scumbags -- wait a minute.

SHIELDS: Hey, hey, hey, back off.

NOVAK: All right. All right. All right. All right.


ALBERT R. HUNT (Washington editor of The Wall Street Journal and Capital Gang panelist): Bob, this is the first time you have ever gone along with anything that was Iowan. I am so pleased that you've seen --

NOVAK: No, but I mean they have been terrible down there in having a Democratic gerrymander, and now that there's a payback, you're whining.

SHIELDS: Your people. Your people. Next on Capital Gang"


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