Friends,

Here is an amazing two-part exposé of the real reason why Don Siegelman
is in the slammer. (Kudos to Raw Story and its
ace reporter, Larisa Alexandrovna.)

He’s there because he dared to question the suspicious “win” whereby Bob Riley,
his Republican opponent, seemingly replaced him as the governor of Alabama:

http://rawstory.com/news/2007/The_Permanent_Republican_Majority_1125.html

http://rawstory.com/news/2007/The_permanent_Republican_majority_Daughter_of_1127.html

The piece includes an interview with Don’s daughter Dana. Here’s a bit of it:

RS: But something changed overnight, is that correct?

DS: Well, the next morning, November 6th, my
dad’s opponent, Bob Riley, came on Alabama
statewide television announcing that he had won,
and that there had been an error with the ballots
in Baldwin County. How he had news of this and my
dad, the governor, did not, is beyond me.

RS: How close was the election?

DS: Close enough for there to be skepticism with Bob Riley’s proclamation.

RS: So your father wanted a recount?

DS: My dad wanted a recount because it was
blatantly obvious that the ballots had been
tampered with.

RS: Blatantly obvious?

DS: They announced that my dad was the winner
when there were enough votes accounted to
accurately state that. For new votes to
mysteriously appear the next morning, it seems
clear that they had been tampered with one way or
another.

RS: Have you heard of a man by the name of Dan Gans?

DS: I don’t know of Dan Gans, but I do know that
someone, or some people, are to blame. Baldwin
County had always voted predominantly Democrat.
For them to suddenly change their mind, in the
percentage that was shown, is nearly impossible.
Specialists have analyzed this election, and all
of them have come to the same conclusion: The
ballots were forged in the middle of the night.

PLEASE READ AND CIRCULATE BOTH ARTICLES.

AND LET US ASK (AGAIN): “WHERE ARE THE DEMOCRATS?”

MCM



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  • Before the 2002 gubernatorial elections, Bob Riley asked Choctaw Indian lobbyist Michael Scanlon who represented the casino-operating Choctaw Indians in Philadelphia, Miss., to funnel from the Choctaw Indians in return for helping him get elected governor over Don Siegelman and if he was elected he would kill any hopes of Alabama getting a state lottery and block the Alabama Poarch Indians from getting a class 3 gambling license. Scanlon was to see that the money was laundered before the 2002 election through the Republican Governors Association, the Alabama Republican Party and to the Business Council of Alabama.. Scanlon had an interest in the 2002 Alabama elections, where Riley faced Democratic Gov. Don Siegelman, because Siegelman was advocating a state lottery, which could have attracted customers away from the Choctaws’ two casinos in Philadelphia, Miss.
    In 2002, Scanlon funneled the following amounts of Choctaw money to help Riley’s election campaign:

    (1) Scanlon funneled $500,000 in October 2002 to the Republican Governors Association, which soon after transferred the money to a related Republican committee, which in turn donated $650,000 to Riley and $150,000 to the Alabama Republican Party the same month.

    (2) Scanlon funneled $100,000 to four Alabama-based political action committees controlled by Montgomery lobbyists Joe Fine and Bob Geddie that contributed heavily to Riley’s campaign.

    (2) Scanlon funneled $9,000 plus later another undetermined amount to Progress PAC, the fundraising arm of the Business Council of Alabama, which also contributed heavily to Riley.

    (3) Scanlon’ also funneled $75,000 to “Riley” through the National Republican Congressional Committee, $50,000 to the NRCC, and the NRCC gave Riley $360,000.

    In late 2001 Scanlon had paid $155,000, for the Choctaw Indians, to the public relations firm of Lunde and Burger for professional campaign services in Alabama which was used to defeat the lottery and gambling in Alabama while Siegelman was governor.

  • “LARGE NEWS MEDIAS ARE PAID TO BE ANTI-DEMOCRAT”
    I’m surprised that as many Americans are informed as they are. It has been very hard to get the truth about anything that involves Democratic politicians. Without the internet blobs, forums and locally owned news medias, U.S. citizens would totally be controlled by Bush’s lies and scare tactics. U.S. Citizens are fed anti-Democrat propaganda from large news media.

    The GOP under the Bush administration has managed to gain control of large communication and publishing companies through government contracts, appointments and through lobbyist such as Jack Abramoff and Michael Scanlon who have directed money from big business to private accounts.

    In Alabama, just because Don Siegelman was a Democrat and a threat to Bob Riley in the 2006 gubernatorial race. During the election he was pulled into court and portrayed by the largest news media as a modern day Al Capone. He was shamefully shackled and paraded all over the United States by Federal Marshals and the Federal Penal Guards to several different prison holding facilities and finally ended up being placed in a prison over 600 miles from his family . He has been kept isolated and denied interviews by 60 minutes and local news media.

    Many Alabama citizens both Black and white personally knew this popular born and raised Alabamian. He grew up to be the only person in history to have been elected to hold the top four positions in Alabama government

  • To Bush, Cheney and other political leaders in high places:

    Most of you are senior citizens acting selfish and cruel to your fellow men like you are going to live forever.

    For it is written by God: “IT IS APPOINTED UNTO MEN ONCE TO DIE, BUT AFTER THIS THE JUDGEMENT. FOR MAN THAT IS BORN OF A WOMAN IS OF FEW DAYS AND FULL OF TROUBLE. YOU COMETH FORTH LIKE A FLOWER, AND IS CUT DOWN; YOU FLEETH AS A SHADOW, AND CONTINUETH NOT.”

    You need to live every day like it’s your last for it maybe!

    CAUTION! What you do here on earth determines where and how you will spend eternity.

    Your days are numbered. You have an appointment with death that everyone must keep.

    God

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