DAY 90: Dole On the Run
Republican National Committee Chair Robert “Mike” Duncan is in state today, hosting a roundtable discussion with GOP leaders as part of their “Victory 2008 Tour.” Interestingly, it doesn’t look like Elizabeth Dole will be there, but that’s no surprise.
Dole has been running as fast as she can from her national party, and her 92% voting record with President Bush, choosing to skip the GOP Convention in St. Paul, citing her busy schedule in North Carolina during Congressional recess. Really?
When she came home from the U.S. Senate in March and May her events were mostly just private fundraisers to pad her campaign coffers, and in March, the Charlotte Observer noted, “Elizabeth Dole hasn't scheduled a single public stump speech in the past week - even though she has been on break from her work in Congress … Dole spent the past week of the Easter congressional recess raising money.”
Read the entire post to read more on today's reason about why Elizabeth Dole is wrong for North Carolina and check back for updates over the next 90 days.