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"America's Watchdog," John Dingell, Votes Like a Typical Politician, Not an Advocate for the People

Cynthia Kallgren, Republican candidate for U. S. Congress in the 12th district of Michigan reprimands John Dingell for voting against the bill to audit the United States Federal Reserve.

I applaud the U. S. House of Representatives for voting to audit the Federal Reserve. I am disappointed that John Dingell, who was once considered a watchdog in Washington, voted against openness, accountability and transparency in our government. After 57 years, John is now one of the good ol' boys who cares more about his friends in D.C. than representing the concerns of the people of his district.

Ron Paul has championed this call for transparency by demanding that "we should have openness of government all the time." This is a tribute to the man who has stimulated many to rethink our policies in Washington, D.C. and has energized many young people to get involved with politics. I would urge the Senate to pass this bill as well.

Americans are tired of the government growing bigger and less accountable every day while at the same time raising taxes, increasing regulations, and writing laws for its citizens that the lawmakers don't follow.

I will be a voice for the people of the(new) 12th District, not the status quo and Washington lobbyists to whom my opponent has become loyal. After all, he gets 76% off his multimillion dollar campaign contributions from lobbyists. If elected to represent you I will vote for accountability, smaller government, and transparency for the people of the 12th district of Michigan.

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Paul Brown August 02, 2012 at 04:48 PM
Cindy has concern for jobs, family, less government supervision which would translate into less taxes out of our pockets. Cindy is pro life not wanting the Washington to use our money for planned parenthood and also through other programs providing abortions in other countries even if it violates our conscience. Make your VOTE COUNT to stop run away GOVERNMENT, August 6th. Primary
Margaret Darrow August 02, 2012 at 04:49 PM
Don't you just love the sentiment of "I'm gonna fix things" by Dingell. You've been in office since 1955 and you haven't "fixed" things by now, get out. Just like Obama has ruined things in three years time - GET OUT!
Cindy Pask August 02, 2012 at 05:20 PM
Cindy is pro life not wanting the Washington to use our money for planned parenthood and also through other programs providing abortions in other countries even if it violates our conscience. Make your VOTE COUNT to stop run away GOVERNMENT, August 6th. Primary> Your right our votes count..Cindy just because your beliefs are screwed up.You must not be able to have kids or you might have 10.Thats your choice..That is pretty selfish to think your way. Thank god your only one out of millions of women..SO On August 6th Primary>VOTE> We Want to keep planned parenthood.. Cindy Pask
Mr Concerned August 03, 2012 at 05:54 PM
No more right-wing, tea-party, fruit-cakes in Washington, to tie up and obstruct the proper functioning of our government, even if they should have a (D) after their name. I support both President Obama and the re-election of Congressman John Dingell.
Joey Lawrence August 04, 2012 at 08:41 PM
Vote for Karen Jacobsen, a REASONABLE Republican

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