“ACORN’S Response to Senator McCain’s Smear Ad”
October 12, 2008, 1:00am

ACORN President Maude Hurd released the following statement today in response to the McCain campaign’s new ad claiming that, among other things, ACORN is responsible for the mortgage crisis:

“For almost a decade, ACORN, a community organization of 400,000
families in neighborhoods across the country, has been fighting against the
predatory lending practices that have robbed our members of their homes,
destabilized neighborhoods, and roiled the global economy.”

From PR Newswire