The following “story” can easily be called a Streeeeetch, but it is a real published story by The Daily Caller. Seriously it is.
This is what TheDC’s Patrick Howley wrote on October 29, under the headline, “La Raza Promotes Washington Post Guide On Where People Can Vote Without An ID:”
The pro-amnesty Hispanic activist organization the National Council of La Raza helpfully promoted a Washington Post article explaining which states people can vote in without having to use a photo ID.
Then Howley linked to the following Washington Post graphic and story by Aaron Blake:
Shocking right? But this is where it gets stupid. Howley then goes ahead and writes this:
So who ended up using the Post’s helpful graphic? The country’s foremost pro-amnesty Hispanic immigrant organization.
He then referred to this tweet:
Reminder — #Illinois does NOT require #voterID to cast a ballot: http://t.co/55W6dEadoU (h/t @18millionrising) #TurnOutForWhat
— AAAJ_Chicago (@AAAJ_Chicago) October 28, 2014
And then said that the tweet was “was helpfully retweeted by the National Council of La Raza.”
Seriously? But wait, there’s more. Howley actually goes on video to describe his “scoop:”
So let’s get this straight, the Washington Post shares a graphic about voting ID laws, the Twitter account of an organization from Illinois tweets it out and NCLR retweets it (along 21 other people) and now this is all about “illegals” voting? Howley is an actual professional reporter? He gets paid to write this?
By the way, guess all these people who retweeted the tweet are also promoting “amnesty” as well:
Amanda Alverez @AlverezAmanda
G Rated Site | FREE subscription http://intelupdate.org #OiP #TCOT #CCOT #1A #IARTG #UPPUSA #PJNET #WAAR #TIOT #TGDN #prolife #SisterPatriots #RedNationRising
Mauricio @mlamas43 (no Twitter bio)
Andrea Silver @andilinks
Non-denominational Christian, Conservative who leans libertarian. Pro-Israel, Pro-constitution. Molon Labe.
Conservative, Army (Ret), Dad, Cat Slave, NRA, Oath Keeper, Molon Labe, Keep Your Oath Until Your Death
Shirley Baldwin @nutjob
Liberals made me nuts. I am a Conservative with a little bit of Libertarian.
jim @b0rg6of66 (no Twitter bio)
Conservative Kentuckian. Christian. Software Developer. Winner of Guitar Player Magazine’s Worst Guitarist 3 years running.
A happy conservative, living the good life in God’s Country. Sci-Fi Geek, Computer Geek, Just all around general geek #TGDN
Gregory VII @AGM100TUC
SingleDad x3 , #supportIsrael , #2A , #Books, Tip-Top Chap, 20+ Countries. Never take from a fellow citizen what they have earned. #FreeMarket
BOSSY 5-Speed @tnrockymom
Analyst, Researcher & gun carrying #conservative. Admitted prepper & gardener w/more than 7-days of food! The 1st amendment lets me speak my mind!
Jenna ConstantinePhD @kaplanikids
Award winning Filmmaker (recent A Sicilian Odyssey), Social Psychologist, Writer, Musician, I’m getting the band back together. Northwestern grad, CUBS fan!
Lorenzo Washington @FloridaRenz
Celebrator of individual freedoms; Love who you want to love, marry who you want to marry, and embrace your fellow man (even if you don’t always agree).
Jeannie Hartley @Jeannie_Hartley
Unprecedented change we bring by navigating a course uncharted #Equality will exist for #Humanity when all #HumanRights are honored AllPeopleAreOurPeople #apaop
David Dombrowsky @ddombrowsky
Software Engineer, broadcaster & writer. Conservative or libertarian, depends on the issue. #tcot #tgdn . Proud #linux user and Open Source advocate. #Latvian
Marsha Bonner @BonnerMarshaE (no Twitter bio)
Marie Garcia M.Ed @MsMarieGarcia
Education is the Solution to ALL Life’s Problems| GodisLove | TwitterLUV for all things KIND, SMART, IMPORTANT, OLITZ. aWestWingGoodwifeMadamSecGladiatorinaSuit
Charles @hoosercharles58 (no Twitter bio)
Carmen Scaglione @carm2158
Wife, mother, activist
WISE LATINA @EusebiaAq
My mission is to end hate in America! You can can be part of the human solution or part of the injustice painful reality.GOD Bless America and our President!
We congratulate Howley for trying to keep the ghost of Lou Dobbs alive. Does he really think that the growing number of U.S. Latino voters are all “illegals?” We could say more, but we won’t. We will just end it with this:
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