Steele praises ACORN CEO, says he respects organization’s history
Posted Oct 6, 2009, 2:40 PM PT by Jed Lewison • First broadcast: Oct 6, 2009
Michael Steele praises Bertha Lewis, the CEO of ACORN, and says he hope the organzation can overcome the stigma of a few bad apples because he respects the organization’s history of "working in the community and helping the poor":
Steele’s comments were made on September 21, 2009 at Philander Smith College in Little Rock, Arkansas. Coincidentally, ACORN was founded in Little Rock.
h/t: Daily Kos diarist KingOneEye.