Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Grassroots Activists Turned Away at the RNC

RNC locks out 50+ conservative activists for nearly an hour as we attempted to deliver an open letter describing our grievances with their rule changes last year as well as a petition with over 12,000 signatures demanding they be overturned.

Eventually, Jackie Bodnar of FreedomWorks was allowed inside with the documents and reappeared some 20 minutes later telling the crowd they must make an appointment and come back.

This is only days after the GOP allegedly determined the party must reach out more to the grassroots and become a more bottom-up institution in their 100 page report entitled The Growth and Opportunity Project.

While we were waiting and demanding to be heard, several individuals were sporadically allowed inside the building as they continued to ignore us.

Read more here at my blog The Conservative Individualist
Also see this write up  from  Roll Call