Tuesday, September 15, 2009


Yesterday, the U.S. Senate voted 83-7 to ban Acorn from getting funds from the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Here are the seven senators who voted to continue supporting Acorn despite its practice--now documented in at least three of its offices--of giving law-evasion advice to people running prostitution businesses:

Roland Burris (Ill.)

Bob Casey (Pa.)

Dick Durbin (Ill.)

Kirsten Gillebrand (N.Y.)

Pat Leahy (Vt.)

Bernie Sanders (Vt.)

Sheldon Whitehouse (R.I.)

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