VIDEO: Rape Victim Faces Off with Senator Vitter over Vote on Franken Amendment

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By GottaLaff

Who are these cretins? If this were their own daughter, would they respond the same way?



A rape victim in Baton Rouge asks David Vitter why he supported big corporations over sexual assault victims when he was one of only 30 senators who opposed a Senate amendment to make sure assault victims get their day in court.

If you want to know who the 30 Rushpublic senators who opposed the Franken amendment are, here you go:

NAYs ---30

Alexander (R-TN)
Barrasso (R-WY)
Bond (R-MO)
Brownback (R-KS)
Bunning (R-KY)
Burr (R-NC)
Chambliss (R-GA)
Coburn (R-OK)
Cochran (R-MS)
Corker (R-TN)
Cornyn (R-TX)
Crapo (R-ID)
DeMint (R-SC)
Ensign (R-NV)
Enzi (R-WY)
Graham (R-SC)
Gregg (R-NH)
Inhofe (R-OK)
Isakson (R-GA)
Johanns (R-NE)
Kyl (R-AZ)
McCain (R-AZ)
McConnell (R-KY)
Risch (R-ID)
Roberts (R-KS)
Sessions (R-AL)
Shelby (R-AL)
Thune (R-SD)
Vitter (R-LA)
Wicker (R-MS)
Yes, this is the same fine, upstanding group who rails against ACORN because of entrapment by some video guy disguised as a pimp, but when it comes to a real crime, a brutal crime, nada... zilch... zippo.

Feel free to thank these accessories with a phone call or by dropping them a neighborly e-mail.

My previous posts on this subject here and here.

H/t: DKos

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  • Dr. President

    Oh, that Diaper Dave. Such a card.

  • Walt

    Just another phony, hypocritical, self-serving, right wing asshole.

  • Anonymous

    yippee. both of mine made the list. >^[

  • GottaLaff

    Anon:

    "The Department of Defense, the prime contractor, and higher tier subcontractors may not be in a position to know about such things. Enforcement would be problematic, especially in cases where privity of contract does not exist between parties within the supply chain that supports a contract," reads the DoD note. "It may be more effective to seek a statutory prohibition of all such arrangements in any business transaction entered into within the jurisdiction of the United States, if these arrangements are deemed to pose an unacceptable method of recourse." [...]

    A White House spokesman said that the DoD opposition is overstated in the message sent to Congress. "We support the intent of the amendment, and we're working with the conferees to make sure that it is enforceable," said spokesman Tommy Vietor when asked about the DoD statement.

    Read more at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/10/19/defense-department-oppose_n_326569.html

  • Anonymous

    What was Vitter saying about Obama?