Jim Traficant is unwanted by the UAW

Former Congressman and convict Jim Traficant has filed to run to get his old Congressional seat back with a vow to take on the IRS.

As a popular Democrat who could pull support from other Dems, the UAW is not pleased:

“I think we’ve been embarrassed enough…over the past three or four years…as a Valley,” said Jim Graham, president of UAW Local 1112. “We don’t need a further embarrassment by electing someone who’s been in jail.”

This should be fun to watch….
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Filed under 2010 Mid-Term Elections, Jim Traficant, United Auto Workers

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