What more proof do, we the people, need? It is us against them and Senator Luther Strange (R-AL) is with “them,” i.e., THE ESTABLISHMENT as proven by all the money of special interest lobbyists lining up behind Strange in Alabama’s Republican Party primary runoff election in one week.
Strange is going up against anti-establishment candidate, Judge Roy Moore, a Constitutional Conservative (known as the “Ten Commandments Judge”).
Breitbart News by Michael Patrick Leahy
…According to the most recent Federal Election Commission records, as of July 26, Strange has raised more than $2.9 million for his Senate campaign, much of it from lobbyists, political action committees, and wealthy individuals. Strange has also benefited from more than $2.5 million spent on his behalf by the Senate Leadership Fund, a Super PAC associated with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY).
In contrast, Judge Moore has raised only $456,000 for his U.S. Senate campaign as of July 26, according to FEC records. Every donation has come from private individuals. Not a single political action committee donation appears in the list of contributions.
Strange is no stranger to the rituals of the Washington, D.C. swamp in which financially powerful businesses, associations, and unions hire well-connected K Street lobbyists to gain with members of the House and Senate through significant financial donations in return for support of legislation that benefits their clients[…]
…Everyone in D.C. seems to be pulling for Moore’s opponent, incumbent Sen. Luther Strange, and in a race that’s increasingly about sticking it to Washington, that’s an advantage.
Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina hopes that Strange “makes it.” Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas doesn’t think Moore would be a team player. And Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado closed his eyes to the possibility of Moore taking a Senate seat, telling reporters “I’m not even going to speculate….”
*Original photo by Senator David Perdue_Flickr.
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