Kucinich being outspent 5-1 in congressional primary

I don’t know if Dennis Kucinich’s presidential runs were the best use of his energy. (I worked on the one in 2004.) But he’s unquestionably one of the strongest progressive voices in Congress. Just for instance, he’s the only person there who was willing to introduce articles of impeachment for Cheney.

And with the Ohio primaries coming up one month from today on March 4th, the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the right wing of the Democratic party are trying to beat him. In a highly unusual situation for an incumbent, he’s being outspent 5-1 by opponents.

So if you agree we need him in Congress, and have some extra money lying around, I encourage you to send it to his campaign. Now I’ll turn the microphone over to him: