#47 – Gard Still Big Oil’s Lapdog
During the 50 days leading up to the general election on November 4, the Democratic Party of Wisconsin will list 50 reasons why voters should reject the same old failed leadership and same old out-of-touch agenda of Republican candidate John Gard – and send Democrat Steve Kagen back to our nation's capital to represent northeast Wisconsin for a second term.
Just like George Bush and Dick Cheney, John Gard is allowing Big Oil and other special interests to control his policy and manage his message. John Gard has taken nearly $50,000 from oil and gas companies while running for Congress and it appears that the Big Oil money was well spent. (Source: Center for Responsive Politics, Accessed 9/18/08)
To read more about "The Same Old Gard", please visit: http://www.wisdems.org/gard.asp.