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Online Distributed Action

I'd want to highlight an online effort at distributed action.

It is an attempt to highlight and link to news stories from main stream news sources on Republicans prior to the election. Distributed blog attention and discussion of these news stories will bring them higher into various search engines results, and in theory help more people be more fully informed as they research their vote online.

Paul Rosenberg of My Left Wing, describes the effort this way: “Chris Bowers of MyDD has initiated a campaign to raise the visibility of solid, mainstream stories about GOP candidates that they’d rather not have people reading. He explained the concept in detail here
It’s easy for you to join up. Go here, copy the source code and put it into a diary on your blog. … As an extra added bonus, you can click on the links yourself, and learn lots of juicy stuff.”

Here is the links to the mainstream press articles bloggers think everyone should check out prior to the election:

–AZ-Sen: Jon Kyl
–AZ-01: Rick Renzi
–AZ-05: J.D. Hayworth
–CA-04: John Doolittle
–CA-11: Richard Pombo
–CA-50: Brian Bilbray
–CO-04: Marilyn Musgrave
–CO-05: Doug Lamborn
–CO-07: Rick O’Donnell
–CT-04: Christopher Shays
–FL-13: Vernon Buchanan
–FL-16: Joe Negron
–FL-22: Clay Shaw
–ID-01: Bill Sali
–IL-06: Peter Roskam
–IL-10: Mark Kirk
–IL-14: Dennis Hastert
–IN-02: Chris Chocola
–IN-08: John Hostettler
–IA-01: Mike Whalen
–KS-02: Jim Ryun
–KY-03: Anne Northup
–KY-04: Geoff Davis
–MD-Sen: Michael Steele
–MN-01: Gil Gutknecht
–MN-06: Michele Bachmann
–MO-Sen: Jim Talent
–MT-Sen: Conrad Burns
–NV-03: Jon Porter
–NH-02: Charlie Bass
–NJ-07: Mike Ferguson
–NM-01: Heather Wilson
–NY-03: Peter King
–NY-20: John Sweeney
–NY-26: Tom Reynolds
–NY-29: Randy Kuhl
–NC-08: Robin Hayes
–NC-11: Charles Taylor
–OH-01: Steve Chabot
–OH-02: Jean Schmidt
–OH-15: Deborah Pryce
–OH-18: Joy Padgett
–PA-04: Melissa Hart
–PA-07: Curt Weldon
–PA-08: Mike Fitzpatrick
–PA-10: Don Sherwood
–RI-Sen: Lincoln Chafee
–TN-Sen: Bob Corker
–VA-Sen: George Allen
–VA-10: Frank Wolf
–WA-Sen: Mike McGavick
–WA-08: Dave Reichert

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11/10/2006 06:44:00 AM

I hope the move went well for you. It's going to be quite a change for you but there's so much do around there. I am very encouraged by the elections results last Tuesday. (That's a bit of an understatement really.) Good Luck in your new home.

Also the opiniokated blog is inactive now.    



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