ACORN CEO’s Press Release

The CEO of ACORN has issued a press release, dealing with the “sting” video tapes that have been in heavy rotation on Fox News.

In a press release, ACORN CEO Bertha Lewis says, that as “a result of the indefensible action of a handful of our employees,” the group will immediately stop accepting anyone into ACORN office for service programs, will conduct in-service training of staff, and begin an audit “to review all of the systems and processes called into question by the videos,” to be conducted by the group’s Independent Advisory Council. …

“We have all been deeply disturbed by what we’ve seen in some of these videos,” Lewis said. “I must say, on behalf of ACORN’s Board and our Advisory Council, that we will go to whatever lengths necessary to reestablish the public trust.� For nearly forty years, ACORN has given voice to communities, and gotten results.� Right now, our nearly 500,000 member are working their hearts out for quality, affordable healthcare for every American and to help stop the foreclosure crisis.� We must get this process right, so the good work can go forward.”

Jump to top

Create a PageThis is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.
Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.
Last updated: 2021-06-05 2:51 pm PDT
LGF User's Guide RSS Feeds Tweet

Help support Little Green Footballs!

Subscribe now for ad-free access!Register and sign in to a free LGF account before subscribing, and your ad-free access will be automatically enabled.

Donate with
PayPal
Cash.app Shop at amazon
as an LGF Associate!
Recent PagesClick to refresh
Leak of Compensation Data for Highest Ranking Distributors at One MLM (Video) Well, maybe not a leak so much (apparently) this particular multi-level marketing company (Monat, sells shampoo and personal healthcare products) left iself *wide open* on outsiders being able to see/download their data. (I suspect this MLM had this data ...
mmmirele
3 hours, 52 minutes ago
Views: 108 • Comments: 1 • Rating: 5
Tweets: 3 •
Who Our Friends and Enemies Are- Russia’s Drone War Erupts Thanks to IranThe point here is who opposes us (the democratic west) and who signs on with them. We all know who invaded who. Who annexed Crimea. And Iran chose to help the Russians rather than stay out of it let alone ...
Rightwingconspirator
4 hours, 27 minutes ago
Views: 71 • Comments: 1 • Rating: 1
Tweets: 3 •
Indigenous Americans Ruled Democratically Long Before the U.S. DidDemocracy: it was older and more widespread than we thought. At the Oconee site, called Cold Springs, artifacts were excavated before the valley became an aquatic playground. Now, new older-than-expected radiocarbon dates for those museum-held finds push back the origin ...
Thanos
2 weeks, 3 days ago
Views: 1,308 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 2
Tweets: 3 •