Remember ACORN? I bet you do and I bet you remember that they (supposedly) closed shop after they were exposed as a corrupt organization by James O'Keefe a few years ago. And I bet you also remember that back then we were warned that ACORN would come back under different names at some point in time.
Well, the time has come.
ACORN, the supposedly defunct organization defunded by Congress in the aftermath of James O’Keefe’s video exposing ACORN employees’ willingness to help out pimps and prostitutes attain government benefits, is back. As Judicial Watch has uncovered, the Obama administration offered $445 million to a former ACORN official as part of a $7.6 billion government program designed to help “unemployed or substantially underemployed” Americans make their mortgage payments.Read more...
Don’t be surprised to see the new, reorganized ACORN – now spread out across the country, without benefit of the ACORN label – play a role in the 2012 election cycle.I certainly won't be surprised. I expect them to be out there this summer and fall doing exactly what they did in 2008, perpetrate voter fraud. The question is, now that we know who they are and what they do, can they be hampered in their attempts of fraud this time around?
Obama and ACORN...happy together. He's going to need all the help he can get this go around. From the Breitbart article, we can see that Obama is still offering taxpayer money to ACORN affiliates. What does he expect in return?
Let me jog your memory one more time:
Further Reading: The Rebranding of ACORN