Friday, May 11, 2007

Dueling rallies?

Today’s Times Union blog reports on rallies schedule Monday on opposite sides of the state Capitol in Albany.
While Hillary Clinton basks in the glow of Eliot Spitzer’s endorsement on Monday, she may also get a taste of one of the downsides of the job she wants.

Some peace activists have planned a noon rally on the west side of the Capitol, the same time Clinton and Spitzer will be on the east side, where he plans to endorse her for president.

The organizers of the west side event, called “A Trust Betrayed,” will be calling for the impeachment of President Bush and Vice President Cheney. They say it’s actually not a bad thing to have the Clinton-Spitzer event going on at the same time.

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