April 12, 2011 at 2:33 PM
Yep, them Republicans are hard at work creating jobs, like like they promised they’d do back in November:
Senate Agrees to Posthumous Pardon for North Carolina Governor
North Carolina lawmakers took a step Tuesday toward clearing a Reconstruction-era governor removed from office 140 years after he was impeached in part for trying to stop violence from the Ku Klux Klan.
The state Senate voted 48-0 in favor of the pardon of Gov. William Woods Holden, who was impeached in 1870 by the House and convicted by the Senate in a trial a few months later.
Entry filed under: Racism, Repression, Republicans, Including Wingers & "Moderates".