Edwards & Kerry are Liberals Out-of-Touch with Mainstream American Values

Jul 8, 2004
Today, Congressman Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) made the following remarks from the House Floor: “Mr. Speaker, on Tuesday, the most liberal member of the Senate chose the fourth most liberal member of Senate to become his running mate for the Presidency of the United States. It is important for Americans to know the truth about John Edward’s liberal voting record that is out of touch with the mainstream values of America,” said Congressman Wilson. Watch Video “John Edwards voted twice against President Bush’s tax relief that has lifted the economy and helped create 1.5 million new jobs since August. John Edwards voted twice against the new prescription drug benefit added to Medicare that will help seniors live longer lives at reduced cost. John Edwards has voted against banning partial-birth abortions. John Edwards has said he is against the Defense of Marriage Act. John Edwards has voted to cut billions from our military. John Edwards also voted six times against President Bush’s plan for the new Department of Homeland Security. “John Edwards is the same as John Kerry, a liberal senator that does not represent the mainstream values of America. “In conclusion may God bless our troops and we will never forget September 11th,” said Congressman Wilson. ###