Border Governors Conference Starts
Dozens of protesters were among those greeting the Border Governors Conference attendees outside the Capitol Thursday afternoon.
Inside it was all pomp and circumstance as nine of the 10 U.S. and Mexican border governors began their two-day conference in Austin [Texas]....
...We start with the nurses. The same people who take your blood at the hospital are chanting with signs outside of the Four Seasons Hotel where Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger was holding a luncheon to raise money for his campaign.
Gwen Agbatekwe has been a nurse for 28 years in Austin and works at St. Davids Hospital. Unaccustomed to protesting, she says this time she couldn't stay away.
"He's been about denigrating nurses. Talking down nurses. Dumbing us down. We are a very mighty organization," Agbatekwe said...