Occupy Wall Street: House Majority Leader Eric Cantor blames Obama administration for protests
BY JOSE MARTINEZ, DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER
Friday, October 7, 2011
The No. 2 Republican in the House swiped at political rivals Friday for encouraging the “growing mobs” of Occupy Wall Street protestors.
“I, for one, am increasingly concerned about the growing mobs occupying Wall Street and the other cities across the country,” Cantor said. [continue reading on Daily News][Ed. note - Take the opportunity to "Vote" on the Daily News poll if you support the protesters]
By DEADLY CLEAR
There’s a good reason why Eric Cantor is way out in right field fetching foul balls and making idiotic statements like calling the Wall Street protesters “mobs”. Take a look at Cantor’s campaign donations – and where the majority of his funds are generated. Mrs. Cantor is a Managing Director in a division of Emigrant Bank, a subsidiary of New York Private Bank & Trust Corp. (Strike two…)
Rep. Eric Cantor’s (R – Virginia) campaign donations – Top 20 for 2011-2012:
Why is this information important to you even if you don’t live in Virginia? Because it takes the majority of the House of Representatives to pass decent legislation and when special interests are buying any legislator’s vote – they cannot govern effectively. There are 435 seats up for election next fall. We, as Americans, cannot afford any “suppression” candidates that don’t support free speech and the will of the people to be heard.
Calling Wall Street protesters “mobs”, when they are the Americans who realize the TRILLION$ of dollars of debt we are saddled with due to Wall Street fraud and other mobster-like criminal activities is not only reprehensible – but outright un-American.
Yeah, Mr. Cantor – you should be concerned, because with any luck you and your
un-American censorship views and mobster campaign donations won’t be re-elected.
There are alternatives – here is an example: E. Wayne Powell: