Media in the tank for… ACORN?
"...the only real fraud perpetrated appears to have been on ACORN itself."
That is an actual quote from this article.
So on Friday afternoon, the Obama campaign hit back, calling on U.S. Atty. Gen. Michael Mukasey to appoint a special prosecutor to look into the Republicans’ apparent attempt to use the Justice Dept., once again, to accomplish its political aims.
Special Prosecutor Nora Dannehy is already investigating charges that the DOJ engaged in a partisan witch-hunt in the mass firing of U.S. attorneys. Obama’s lawyer asked Mukasey to expand that investigation to see if the problem is continuing.
As MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann pointed out on Friday night, the same New Mexico GOP chairman who called for the criminal investigation of ACORN had previously sought the dismissal of New Mexico U.S. Atty. David Iglesias for not initiating prosecutions based on bogus allegations of voter fraud.
I guess there are no lengths that the media will not stoop to protect Obama. Objective journalism is truly dead.