I just learned yesterday, December 16, that Rocky Anderson, the former mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah is a candidate for President and is forming a new party called the
Party. I didnít know anything about Mr. Anderson
before yesterday but I am very impressed with his credentials to say the least. He has a long history of progressive activism and, as far as I can tell, has a record of achievement that makes him a serious and welcome candidate to the race.
The announcement of his candidacy, which apparently
took place on December 12, 2011, has already been well received by the media and also by ordinary citizens who have been looking for someone like him to come along. Below are
a few links I found, including his appearances on the Rachel Maddow Show and
can also find him on YouTube as well, and I suggest you do
your own research after reading this.
In light of this news, I am herewith suspending my own campaign for president, effective immediately.
Anderson seems to want the same things I want.
Essentially, I just want our children and grandchildren to have the future they
deserve: a place to live where they have the opportunity
to reach their full human potential, and in a world where all peoples live in
peace and enjoy the full measure of freedom and universal
Anderson apparently has the
consciousness, experience, and presentation skills that I
would be looking for in candidates for public office. Even though I just met him, so to speak, I am asking you and others to put your attention now on Rocky Anderson and support his
candidacy if you think he deserves it.
that some people are put off by the way we do politics now in
our country, but I still think it
would be a mistake for citizens who are looking for change to
ignore this next election. I suggest you mention him in
your blogs and promote his campaign whenever you can, to give
him the best chance possible to win this race.
I havenít decided at this point how I will support his campaign or even if my
continued public support helps his chances, but Iím sure yours would. Please look these links over and watch for more. If you think he makes sense, please give his candidacy the support it deserves.
Thanks so much.
All the best,
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