For those of you who couldn’t make it, Kucinich had an incredible turnout at his visit in OKC.
In his remarks, he spoke right to the key issues facing our state… the urgent need to repeal NAFTA, his commitment to pulling the US out of Iraq and bringing the UN in, and his support for education.
(BTW, if you see any footage of the event on TV, look for me behind Dennis’ right shoulder on stage! I was pretty jazzed as I got to ask one of the citizen questions of Dennis during the speech. I asked him about the situation Oklahoma is facing as a result of NAFTA.)
- “We expect to see more of them and the other seven Democrat candidates carrying the same message of protest, pessimism and baseless negative attacks on the president, which have become a regular component of their campaign stops,” said Lindsay Taylor, spokeswoman for the Republican National Committee.One of the most liberal of nine candidates seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, Kucinich repeatedly blasted President Bush and American foreign policy.