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Quote of the Day: Clay "Agitate, Agitate, Agitate" | Missouri Political News Service

Quote of the Day: Clay “Agitate, Agitate, Agitate”

May 11th, 2011 by MarkTwain · No Comments

Since 2007, 8.4 million jobs have been lost, he said. “While 244,000 jobs were created last month, this country requires a good deal of momentun for the economy to prosper,” Clay said. He implored attendees to “mobilize, organize and, in the words of  social reformer Frederick Douglass agitate, agitate, agitate” Read more….

Now if you think Congressman Clay made those remarks at an ACORN or NAACP rally you would be incorrect. In fact, Clay made these comments at the National Association of Realtors’ 2011 Midyear Legislative Meetings. No stranger to agitation lately, Clay is also no stranger to being a strong supporter of special interest groups.



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