ACORN Chief Dodges Congressman's Call to Come Before Congress

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    ACORN's top officer on Sunday dodged repeated calls to come before Congress and testify about the embattled group's finances and ties to other organizations.

    Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., ranking Republican on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, had pressed chief organizer Bertha Lewis to prove her commitment to reforming the community activist group by showing more transparency.

    "The bottom line is there's no transparency in ACORN," Issa said on "FOX News Sunday."

    The pressure comes in the wake of controversy over a series of hidden-camera videotapes showing the organization's employees offering advice to undercover filmmakers posing as a pimp and prostitute. ACORN has pledged to investigate its offices and workers.

    "Internally, let's have some reform," Lewis said. "It's indefensible what I saw (in the tapes)."

    But she refused t






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    Does this surprise anyone? It's not much different than Obama dodging Fox News.
     
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    hey, she has bigger balls than he does. She went on. She just wouldn't answer any questions with any intelligence.
     
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    Subpoena the bastard.
     
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    Obama is Acorn, without acorn no Obama. Acorn has broken so many laws is sick, Obama is quiet on Obama, Obama personaly gave Acorn millions, and millions, and millions of dollars
     

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