Originally Posted by W*GS
Wait a second...
Shouldn't Democratic supporters withhold their support and $$$ because of Robert "Sheets" Byrd and Ted "Chappaquidick" Kennedy? Where on the realm of contemptible do pedophilia, KKK membership, and criminally negligent manslaughter lie?
As Spider noted, this is a reach because the incidents referred to are 30+ years old, while the pedophile list is relatively current.
But to answer your question, yes, if one wants any change to the political status quo, a grassroots upheaval (preferably one affecting the financial bottom line) is the way to go.