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Defeat of El Paso recall election was win against Corpocracy

Pastor Tom Brown (El Paso Times)



Mayor John Cook











“The world lies like a dog, waiting to be played with.”

** Russian proverb from War and Peace




By Dan Bodine

EL PASO—Too many people not voting is at the very heart of how we’ve let Corpocracy take over our lives in America, you can get from many internet forums these days. And it’s most certainly a key issue in a recently defeated citizen-petition drive for a recall election over the city’s granting employee health benefits to gay and homosexual couples. A second time, it was.

El Pasoans for Traditional Family Values (a recall group organized mostly by members of the Word of Life Church and their pastor, Tom Brown) wants to chase Mayor John Cook and two other supporting council members out of office in the issue. Continue reading