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Alaska GOP: Establishment,
Tea Party Fight for Control

Breitbart´s Big Government, by Michael Patrick Leahy

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 1/17/2013 4:43:22 PM

Russ Millette was elected chairman of the Alaska Republican Party in April when a group of Ron Paul supporters, tea party backers, and anti-establishment delegates showed up at the state party´s convention in large numbers. In Alaska, the Republican Party chairman is elected in an even numbered year and begins his term at the beginning of the next year. Outgoing chairman Randy Ruedrich supported Lisa Murkowski, the incumbent Senator who lost the 2012 Republican primary to tea party backed Joe Miller, only to defeat him as a write-in candidate in the general election.

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Our fight to wrest control away from the old Republican guard [RINOs] has got to begin somewhere and now. Support good Tea party candidates and don´t lose heart.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oldsfc, 1/17/2013 5:01:09 PM     (No. 9122775)

Same situation in Florida. State GOP promoted Christ for senate. Tried to torpedo Rubio. Rubio won, Christ is now a democrat. The wizards of smart never learn. I don´t trust the rinos.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: 4Justice, 1/17/2013 5:04:32 PM     (No. 9122777)

Everytime I look at Murkowski I want to throw up. She really looks as evil as she is. She is like the portrait of Dorian Gray

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dman, 1/17/2013 5:23:16 PM     (No. 9122807)

Yet more evidence that the GOP establishment is still the "enemy" of conservatives. It´s time to walk away and form a party of our own. 2014 looks lost regardless, and we need to start building a new organization ASAP.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 1/17/2013 5:48:39 PM     (No. 9122858)

The problem with the GOP is NOT the platform, NOR IS IT that we are not extreme enough. The problem is branding. Where are the young, ethnically diverse, culturally literate, GOP candidates? There is also a trust issue due to the Afghanistan and Iraq excursions. More kooks like Akin, Mourdock, Buck, Angle and O´Donnell aren´t going to do anyone a favor. These people are viewed by moderates similar to how we view people like Howard Dean and Dennis Kuchinich.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: curious1, 1/17/2013 7:23:37 PM     (No. 9123036)

#4, I see your point about some pubbies but perhaps you could manage an exposition on how S.J.Lee and the rest of the maniacs in the all-Libtard-all-the-time party manage to do just fine while believing a flag is planted on Mars, Guam is in danger of tipping over, sending unsolicited tweets of their underpants to young women, hiring illegal alien molesters to work on their campaign, hiding all their school records, publishing patently fake birth certificates, etc, etc, etc... ?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: gabula, 1/17/2013 8:49:17 PM     (No. 9123203)

Thanks #5, who is #4 Rove?

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