GOP ‘secessionists’ ask for help from federal government

By David Edwards
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 7:15 EDT
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Some Republicans who have been critical of the role of the “oppressive” federal government are now turning to it for much needed emergency aid in the face of the latest health crisis. Rachel Maddow talks with San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom.

This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Apr. 27, 2009.

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David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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