Iowa Democrats ‘embarrassed’ by progressive group

No where near as embarrassed that Democrats nominated a Reagan admiring Wall Street pasty to represent the corporate interests instead of the people.

From Raw Story:  http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/08/31/iowa-democrats-embarrassed-by-progressive-group/

The antics of the progressive group Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (Iowa CCI) have gone too far, according to Iowa Democratic Party Chairwoman Sue Dvorsky.

Thirty members of Iowa CCI confronted Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) at his town hall event on Monday, where they questioned him about supporting the Paul Ryan budget plan. After the town hall, some members of the group crowded a hallway, asking him further questions and blocking his exit.

“The behavior of Iowa CCI is unproductive, embarrassing, and has no place in a serious debate,” Dvorsky said Wednesday in a statement.

“Yes, we should be working to protect Social Security, doing everything to keep our air and water clean, and ask our elected officials tough questions. Unfortunately, this group has become less focused on results and more focused on creating chaos that gets their name in the paper.”

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