NY13 Blog; Retaking NY-13 from Rep. Vito Fossella

Following the corruption, ineffectiveness and hypocrisy of Rep. Vito Fossella.

Sunday, October 29, 2006

Vito's report card

Drum Major Institute evaluates each member of the U.S. House and Senate based on their 2005 votes on select legislation of significance to current and aspiring middle-class Americans.
grade: F

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America rating is based on this legislator's voting history on issues that affect US troops, Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans, and military families.
grade: C+

Disabled American Veterns
grade: 3 out of 13

The Retired Enlisted Association, whose mission is: "To enhance the quality of life for uniformed services enlisted personnel, their families and survivors- including active components and all retirees; to stop the erosion of earned benefits through our legislative efforts, to maintain our esprit de corps, dedication and patriotism, and to continue our devotion and allegiance to God and Country."
grade: 33

American Veterans; "For almost 60 years, AMVETS has provided service and support to America’s veterans and their communities. This outreach effort takes many forms, from the professional advice that service officers offer on earned veterans benefits to our legislative efforts on Capitol Hill to the work done by hospital volunteers."
grade: 50 out of 100

At some point we can't keep promoting a guy who has failed America so terribly.


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