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Alan Grayson -- What Are the Core Values of a Liberal?

Why Rep. Alan Grayson is fighting to protect civil rights.

U.S. Representative Alan Grayson serves on behalf of Florida’s 8th District. Upon graduation from Harvard Law School, he pushed aside offers from Wall Street to serve as a judge’s assistant. From the beginning of his legal career, Grayson gravitated towards important questions such as how the Government spends taxpayer’s dollars. In this chat with Robert Greenwald, Alan Grayson reveals his core values and how those values contribute to his struggle to protect civil rights.

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Robert Greenwald is the director/producer of "Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism," as well as many other films. He is a board member of the Independent Media Institute, AlterNet's parent organization.