The first event was a meeting for bloggers with movie star Robert Redford and Jerome Ringo, President of the Apollo Alliance, which is "challenging Americans to achieve energy independence by 2015." www.apolloalliance.com
RR I hope it plays a role it didn't play in the last election. I think it was criminal It was just sitting there waiting. That's where you (bloggers) come in.
Q Gores' new film? Impact on election?
RR: positive I hade some involvement it's a language that gets the word out to the public It shows the problem and also the solutions That's what we've got to be focused on. The public is getting pretty aware. Now let's move to the more optimistic part of where the solutions are
I asked if the Category 5 neglect demanded accountability, including impeachment.
JR said yes to Accountability at the Voting box and In newspapers, but did not mention impeachment.
Then the event ended, but I asked Redford afterwards about impeachment, and he said "Yeah, if it wasn't for control of both houses."
I said "Well, there's an election coming up."
"Yes," he said, but then had to jump onto a radio show.
At next press event, Bob Borosage introduced Stan Greenberg to talk about his Democracy Corps survey, the one that suggests that for Dems to win this year they should make the elections about Bush but fails to mention impeachment in any way.