Tim Roemer's "Had Enough?" Campaign Not Enough
By Steve ClemonsTPM Cafe blog Apr. 29, 2006 I like Tim Roemer, the former Congressman from Indiana who now is President of the Center for National Policy as well as his staff -- but I have to give him some push back on his New York Times op-ed this morning.... What Roemer neglects is, that unlike 1946, there are more declared Independents than either Republicans or Democrats today -- and more independent-leaning and independent-minded Republicans and Democrats than the American political scene has witnessed in a century.
These Independents can't be wooed by celebrations of how bad the Bush administration has been. They want to see better ideas and proposals put on the table.... more
Yes, and... Is being independent enough? What do independents and independent-minded voters need to do to support a more positive direction for our country? Let us know what you think!