Cross Post: Firedoglake.
You can determine the integrity of any given candidate for any given position by observing how they embrace -- or disavow -- Open Government principles.
The GOP, Kelly Ayotte and Nashua NH Republican Secretary and Membership Committee Chair Karen Thoman are abject failures on that count.
In life, sometimes you have to take a stand on your First Amendment Principles. This is my stand, and I will make it with all of the resolution with which I correctly made my stand on Free Speech in Nashua City Schools in 2007, as noted in the video.
Here is your back story in three succinct posts:
1. The offensive conduct.
2. The requested apology from the GOP.
3. The Amy Goodman/Democracy Now! related litigation against the GOP.