|This PAC Says It Helped Steve Allender Win|
What Did It Do "Behind The Scenes?"
(photo from rushmorepac.org)
I know enough of these folks (sorry, no names, no genders), many of them unrepentant liberals, to believe that they must be galled. The fact is that Allender now seems politically connected to the conservative Rushmore PAC, which yesterday claimed that its "donations and technical advice" delivered "behind the scenes" helped to "make sure that the [Allender] campaign had adequate funding to get a message of growth out throughout the election."
Happy with yourselves, my liberal friends? Throughout the entire campaign I got a sense that
|Rapid City Mayor-elect Steve Allender|
Why Did Rushmore PAC Help "Behind The Scenes?"
(photo from twitter)
Is this such a bad thing? Hard to say. The prosaic, if not altogether colorless, Allender will have his hands so full with the day-to-day demands of running the city that politics will for the most
I invite Mayor-elect Allender to react to Rushmore PAC's chest-thumping about its role in his election. Some commentary about just exactly what sort of "behind the scenes" role played by the PAC would also be welcome. I'd also like to know why you and Rushmore PAC felt that your relationship had to be "behind the scenes" in the first place. Mayor-elect Allender?