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Why we care about -- -- here on happy out or even build a pimp and prostitute videos were quickly dismissed.
By acorn supporters as an amateur it.
Right wing conservatives smear campaign the videos have had measurable impact and fast even faster than much of the media picked up on the story.
The senate acting quickly to vote overwhelmingly to cut cut funding to the group the house today voting to ban more federal funding for acorn.
Think about all of this folks the government moving extremely fast for once in response to this story.
Report it mostly by Fox News Channel and the Fox Business Network.
Trying to contain a mess but intentionally.
Damaging to the president.
The reason we care here I'm happy hour is because acorn is an organization that is supposed to help people.
With their finances with their homes with their taxes.
But there is increasing evidence that sometimes.
It doesn't do as much as its -- and JPMorgan Chase Citigroup and the democratic establishment.
Apparently think it does seem on eight point eight -- of history.
In the mission of that group which was simply to help those in need.
Reports today that more people across the country have actually gone to acorn for desperately needed help with their finances and work.
In the words of one reports in Sacramento.
It is the same that's our top -- here on happy -- you're actually out there today in Brooklyn.
I actually took it for the crew out to the Brooklyn acorn offices we talked with several people most of which said they had been at acorn in the past trying to get help.
And they were it was fruitless and then there -- -- to trying to help.
-- a couple people -- that actually had the other side adamant and passion about the fact that they did have help let's take a look at the first clip though of this person.
Actually what's possible.
I may contact him with the one time what.
I could get the first -- you know they wouldn't tell me anything I won't I talked to.
And day was able.
We got aborted his and any other because when was -- Are that may have been about three years ago because I was doing what did you need help would.
I believe it was.
I was trying to find out.
If they could really facilitate some of the people in my community.
If you're trying to get some help for some business of my business idea is -- some charity work in my housing development and at the time for people who.
TI I'm I'm also with the veterans are quality of black organization.
I asked him point blank at the end if we thought our tax dollars should be going to acorn or.
Perhaps to veteran associations that -- help is very limited resources from the federal government for funding the stuff.
He -- absolutely.
-- veterans not a court interesting day I had out there on the film.
Yeah I'll let you know -- acorn has done a lot of good things in the past the problem is.
I spent an hour on this today and another shot strategy room and we -- we're taking it apart is.
-- are all acorn offices bad because what's going on -- if you want now but the problem is we don't know what else going on we know the videotape from three or four recent videotapes.
But they've had things like.
Voter fraud have to be careful is it you know.
What type of voter fraud are registering people to vote when there weren't exactly people there -- one was Donald Duck ones Mickey Mouse a lot of these things over the course of the years.
The problems does acorn have a right to exist absolutely fine knock yourself body court.
Just don't think that -- federal money taxpayer dollars to do some of things they're doing -- shut them down.
Yeah horror I mean I'm sure there are plenty of other groups out there.
Who can take the place of acorn -- -- -- can't be responsible not.
And can't manage its employees it well enough.
To have this responsibility.
Of our taxpayer dollars and helping people who legitimately need help.
Then let -- other organizations other churches religious group you know be out there to help people who are in need this surprised me.
-- members of acorn or.
-- until 700.
I totally employees total I think I'm gonna tell.
You it is 800 -- -- there.
They're getting a lot of money and they have a lot of influence in the White House for 700 the only thing to look at the amount of money federal funding they get per employee and compare it to some other activist groups out there.
Another point SA have woman who was very positive and said that her mother had a home that was only deliveries and her mother was ever able to buy a homeless because of the help that acorn gave her a couple years ago.
She actually made the point why the heck are we all wasting our time going after acorn when you've got -- come out.
That's it was a berm made of her out of her mouth I turned to detonate something -- -- happy hour.
Cody all the time on this no -- -- -- and -- by the way back from Brooklyn can get -- Well yeah the irony of all of this is well is that these -- -- corn without their pro testing in front.
Some of their their backers think of America JPMorgan Chase it's the irony in the weird place that we live it right now folks that.
Even like UPS a lot of companies giving money to acorn wit that premise that they are going to help people keep their homes get jobs do their taxes.
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