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-- -- He will not run for the senate.
It was not a surprise our own -- announcement he -- raise questions about twice as use of non profits right here on Bonnie and company.
-- David that was one of the reasons I believe -- mr.
Schweitzer decided he would not run for the senate seat we reported and he decided not to run it was as you all that it's my fault at least according to the local papers there's there's a great newspaper in Montana called Great Falls Tribune.
They have run a whole series of exposes.
After we ran our report on July 1.
Giving us credit for breaking the story but then going deeper using our story.
To get information about the connections between Schweitzer and all these democratic -- insiders now.
A lot of people say look Montana's but I stayed in the midwest doesn't have much to do with the running the country well in fact.
Brian Schweitzer in 2008 was ahead of the Democratic Governors Association very important group.
In terms of organizing political power in Washington.
And he was going to run for the senate for Montana Max Baucus is leaving in 2014.
Brian Schweitzer was going to be running for the senate seat.
That could have held help help the Democrats.
Hold on to the US senate the Republicans want to unseat the the Democrats in the senate badly.
And this is gonna hurt.
The Democrats how many seats have any key seats are up for grabs which could swing to the Republican Republicans need to pick up six seats to recapture the senate majority six seats -- what they need they've got.
Illinois New Mexico organ in Rhode Island.
Delaware so -- these are these are good places -- I was right there defending but they had assumed that with Brian Schweitzer running in Montana.
That was a sure thing they can -- they could count on Montana.
To remain democratic.
Not so now because they're gonna be some newcomers coming into the race.
-- the -- I -- you wanna focus on the big picture with regard to the senate -- but there is some more stuff -- regard to the -- because.
What we uncovered with Brian -- -- he was -- using this nonprofit organization.
As essentially a political slush fund as far as we can tell.
That's happened to a lot of other groups were now investigating a number of groups throughout the country that received money from the Democratic Governors Association big checks.
Dollar checks including a group called the American alliance for economic development the midwest alliance for better government.
These are 501 C four organizations.
That are supposed to do no more than 40% of their work on political campaigns.
But in the case of -- his group would seem to be doing a 100%.
Of its work for Schweitzer.
And one has to investigate these other groups as well also.
It's funny because the president was always point -- Republicans saying -- the ones who were using these firewood seaports were political work.
As I mentioned to Charles a couple of weeks ago that was projection that psychological term when you accuse somebody else of doing what you're doing.
Are you saying that the IRS problem that was -- -- with mr.
Could be a similar problem fought all the Democrats -- -- absolute natural for other electoral -- and -- this key 2014.
Race coming up that could change the face of the United States senate.
The Democratic Party is focused on this tactic for spreading money throughout their democratic organizations to defeat Republicans.
Obviously Republicans are doing it today -- 501 -- forced.
But not to the extent that apparently the Democrats have been so if just to suppose that speculate for a second.
If the Republicans took control of the United States senate.
That is the at the end.
A president Obama's policies for another two -- I think that's a fair statement because you just can't ram it through a congress is this what we -- have definition of a lame duck president now give me -- what you what I think the chances I think it's about 5050 I would have I would have given that the Democrats greater rods before Saturday when Brian Schweitzer said he was he was pulling out of the senate race but this really changes things.
And we begin that change right here on Barney two weeks ago see what you see what we did by the way Fox News was very helpful to us they they employed some of their help and in knocking on doors -- washes a business.
This is a group effort this is a really success -- the whole thing I did it really did.
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