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Our Reaction to the Debt Ceiling Debate
The recent debt limit “debate” and resulting “deal” (whose text can be found at http://rules.house.gov/Media/file/XML_112_1/WD/DEBT_016.XML) once again showed how deeply dysfunctional our two-party system has become. The “debate” was really just a series of tone-deaf pontifications in which each side lectured the other and the American people on the virtues of “drawing lines” and “standing firm” based on its respective ideological dogma while the country teetered on the brink of default and economic collapse.
Robert Black named to the National Executive Committee
Robert Black, a former civil servant and U.S. Army veteran has been named as the new Georgia State Chairman and new National Director of Operations. Robert will use his expertise and dedication to continue to grow the Georgia Whigs and aid the National Executive Committee by heading up our state chapter development team.
Jim Bacon appointed to National Executive Committee
The Modern Whig Party is pleased to announce that Jim Bacon has been named to the National Executive Committee. Mr. Bacon will serve as the Director of New Media. As Director of New Media, Mr. Bacon will oversee the Modern Whig Party’s Internet and Social Networking efforts.
Hubert Murray appointed to National Executive Committee
The Modern Whig Party is pleased to announce that Hubert Murray has been named to the National Executive Committee. Mr. Murray will serve as the Director of Veterans & Active Duty Affairs. Murray has earned the Army Achievement Medal and is training to be an Army Reserve Recruiter.
Naoufal Houjami appointed to the National Executive Committee
The Modern Whig Party is pleased to announce that Naoufal Houjami has been named to the National Executive Committee. Mr. Houjami will serve as the Southern Region Coordinator and have the position of a National Vice- Chair. Houjami has served previously as the American Centrist Party Texas state chairman. Houjami will continue to serve also as MWP Texas state chair.
The Modern Whig Party and its Minnesota chapter call for real public service to solve state government shutdown,
The Modern Whig Party and its Minnesota chapter rebuke the governor and Minnesota state legislature for their lack of statesmanship and poor examples of public service.
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