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Obama’s Astrofurf Operaton in Full Swing

Big Journalism:

Organizing for America (formerly Organizing for Obama) has a Health Reform Action page which encourages members to write a letter to the editor. After typing in your zip code you get a list of local news outlets with radio buttons you can click: [. . .]

The next page gives you a large comment box to compose your letter and in the sidebar are a list of suggested talking points: [. . .]

Despite the warning on the OFA site, letters containing these exact talking points are now appearing in newspapers across the country. The line about the new study appears in letters sent to the following papers:

The rest here.


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