The congressmen who want U.N. observers in U.S. vote
Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson
WASHINGTON â€“ The United Nations has turned down a controversial request by nine members of the U.S. Congress to assign international observers to the U.S. presidential election in November.
The request came in the form of a letter drafted by Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Texas, and signed by eight other members of the House.
"We are deeply concerned that the right of U.S. citizens to vote in free and fair elections is again in jeopardy," the lawmakers wrote to U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
Besides Johnson, the other representatives signing the letter to Annan â€“ all Democrats â€“ were Julia Carson of Indiana; Jerrold Nadler, Edolphus Towns, Joseph Crowley and Carolyn B. Maloney, all of New York; Raul Grijalva of Arizona, Corrine Brown of Florida, Elijah E. Cummings of Maryland, Danny K. Davis of Illinois and Michael M. Honda of California....
I dont understand, why bring the UN ? The UN is just downright bad news . The UN is just a second attempt at the Tower of Babel. We must pray for our government that God will send us a true,loyal, Godly, uncorrupt candidate.
these who have been inducted into office under the cover of our Consittution do not want to turst that same constitution or uphold itl. Why bring the UN into our affairs. They do not even trust the court systme which is so liberal & supports the liberal Worldview so often? This is not fear but true sarcaism toward the people of the US!