Want to starve government programs for the poor and middle class while enrichng the rich? Vote Whalen, sez Pickles
First lady Laura Bush urged Iowans to elect Mike Whalen to Congress in an appearance in downtown Davenport this morning, saying he would support the Bush tax cuts she says has boosted the economy and created jobs.Ugh.
Mrs. Bush is in the state to campaign today for Whalen and Republican congressional candidate Jeff Lamberti, in central Iowa's 3rd District.
The first lady extolled Whalen’s business background, as well as his founding of a Christian radio station in Des Moines and a ranch in St. Charles, Iowa, that helps disadvantaged kids.