It all started with a facebook discussion about Obama's healthcare plan. Audra Shay, the vice chairperson of the Young Republicns wrote on her page that "WalMart just signed a death warrant" by "endorsing Obama's healthcare plan."Later, Shay's friend Eric Piker responded using the racial slur "coon" by writing "obama bin lauden (sic) is the new terrorist...muslim is on there side ....need to take this country back from all these mad coons........and illegals."Shay supported his comments with...Read Full Story
Audra Shay is from Arkansas Audra Shay is not from Louisiana even though she fit right in and played on the easily fooled right wingers that are so easily persuaded in North Louisiana.I have always thought she was from Arkansas.Some may consider he from Louisiana but personally I think just because you come here and work on a few campaigns does not make you a Louisiana women.I do not want her we have a bad enough reputation as it is after David Duke through out the rest of the U.S. here...Read Full Story
Well, frumps, defying all reason and political intelligence, Audra Shay became the National Chairwoman of the Young Republicans last night. I don’t like to post multiple times on the same subject (yesterday’s post) but this news cries out for some follow-up.
I guess I expected that, in the end, some Grown-Up Republicans would pull together an Eleventh-hour intervention and get this Shay woman off the stage. People have lost real elected positions over less of a mess than Audra Shay...Read Full Story
My HuckPAC T-Shirt is off and this is coming entirely from the Kevin Tracy of KTracy.com. I had a lot of time to think about the Young Republicans Convention I had been to earlier today and I can’t begin to convey my disgust, dismay, and endless disappointment for how today’s events unfolded AND the outcome of those events. Seeing as how I wasn’t in the room or one of the delegates, I wasn’t being fed the information that the delegates were being fed about the candidates for Chairwoman. And...Read Full Story
Well, frumps, today is the day that we’ve all been waiting for – the day that all eyes turn toward Indianapolis to see if the Republican Party puts the final nail in its coffin. Today, in the heartland, the right-thinking youth of America will convene to choose the next National Chairperson of the Young Republicans. In case you’re not all that familiar with this outfit, here’s how they describe themselves:
“Through recruiting, training and mobilizing people, the YRNF (Young Republican...Read Full Story
Audra Shay is the 38 year old vice chairman of the Young Republicans who caused controversy after racial slurs surfaced on her facebook page. Find more news, information and photos of Audra Shay here.