September 06, 2012
#Forward2012 Democrats' Controversial Draft Platform Passed Unanimously in Detroit in August
MFM will get right on this soon or something.:
Democrats are pretending that flaws in their party's platform, which excluded much pro-Israel language and any reference to God, are the result of "technical oversight." The truth is that the Democrats' draft platform was the result of a meticulous process handled by Newark mayor Cory Booker, and passed unanimously on August 11th.[The 11th was the day Romney announced Ryan as his VP pick...ed]No surprise Axelrod and Jarrett promptly threw Booker under the bus:
Booker insisted that the platform be perfected in all its details, asking the platform committee for "an all-encompassing resolution, ensuring that this is a grammatically tight document." No oversights were noted.
"There was almost no debate, and very little rancor," observed National Public Radio reporter Sonari Glinton, who covered the passage of the Democratic platform that weekend. He had to dig deep into history to find the last times that a party platform had caused significant controversy...[More...]