Wednesday, March 05, 2008

The Vote That REALLY Counts . . . .


From Reuters this morning:


Vermont towns vote to arrest Bush and Cheney
Wed Mar 5, 2008

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Voters in two Vermont towns on Tuesday approved a measure that would instruct police to arrest President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney for "crimes against our Constitution," local media reported.

The nonbinding, symbolic measure, passed in Brattleboro and Marlboro in a state known for taking liberal positions on national issues, instructs town police to "extradite them to other authorities that may reasonably contend to prosecute them."

Vermont, home to maple syrup and picture-postcard views, is known for its liberal politics.


State lawmakers have passed nonbinding resolutions to end the war in Iraq and impeach Bush and Cheney, and several towns have also passed resolutions of impeachment. None of them have caught on in Washington.


Vermont.

The state the rest of them should look to for leadership . . . .


2 comments:

Gazetteer said...

Hey WEB--

OT, but....

Thanks for the help in warding off the swarming of the shillophants.

RossK

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West End Bob said...

Anytime, RossK.

Glad they seem to have left the building . . . .