COMMENT: 9/11 Truth disassociation has become a major issue in the Texas Governor’s campaign. How interesting that the media is simultaneously engaged in smearing truthers, birthers, Constitutionalists and other irate political movements as “violent” “terrorists.”
March 5, 2010
There’s one sure-fire lesson to be taken from the recently ended primary battle in Texas. When it comes to the position of governor, 9/11 “Truthers” — those that believe the U.S. government may have been involved in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City — need not apply.
Late in the primary campaign, gubernatorial candidates Debra Medina and Democrat Farouk Shami caught serious flack for appearing sympathetic to 9/11 truthers during television interviews — not a winning strategy.
When former Houston mayor and current Democratic gubernatorial nominee Bill White appeared on his KRLD’s “Behind the Headlines” show in Dallas today, host Scott Braddock put him through the red meat grinder on various issues, and he topped it all off by asking, “Are you a 9/11 truther?” White’s short answer: “No.”
For the full audio, follow this link. Some excerpts are below.
This article was posted: Friday, March 5, 2010 at 5:25 pm