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Nina Totenberg: ´Conservatives
Want To Take a Knife To
Hillary Clinton´s Throat´

NewsBusters, by Noel Sheppard

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/2/2013 1:55:39 PM

Remember all that talk about civility in political discourse after the shooting of Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords? NPR´s Nina Totenberg apparently doesn´t, for on PBS´s Inside Washington Friday, she said of Hillary Clinton, "Any time conservatives can they want to take a knife to her throat": NINA TOTENBERG, NPR: I want to say a word about Hillary Clinton. Every time, you see how great her presence has really been, what a successful Secretary of State she’s been, by the fact that any time conservatives can they want to take a knife to her throat. And guess what?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/2/2013 2:01:01 PM     (No. 9154570)

Sounds like Nina needs to lay off the hallucinogenics...

Not that such is remotely possible in her universe...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 2/2/2013 2:03:03 PM     (No. 9154575)

Hillary stinks, she stinks on ice.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: fritzilou, 2/2/2013 2:09:18 PM     (No. 9154587)

There is one thing I can see very clearly, it is that Democrats are all on the same page; they will continue the name calling, the slandering and the impugning of conservatives. They think that they won the election on these slanders, so they determined to just get louder and louder. They don´t realize that the only reasons they won are that Romney wasn´t a true conservative and that Obama is a cult figure.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 2/2/2013 2:13:00 PM     (No. 9154591)

More proof that women shouldn´t try playing in a man´s world, though I suppose it´s possible that Nina is actually a man. Hildabeast? You make the call.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rather Read, 2/2/2013 2:22:04 PM     (No. 9154602)

Actually, this conservative wishes Herself a long and happy retirement.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: smcchk, 2/2/2013 2:22:43 PM     (No. 9154603)

By what standard has Hilary been successful? Never mind, liberal standards are whatever they want them to be.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: chance_232, 2/2/2013 2:23:07 PM     (No. 9154604)

Figuratively.....yes. For real... no. If I could "Figuratively" take a knife to the throat of her political aspirations, I would.

Actually taking a knife to any democrat, let alone "The World´s Smartest Woman" guarantees martyrdom and sainthood.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Jonr, 2/2/2013 2:25:44 PM     (No. 9154606)

Another fine example of liberalism truly being a mental disease´

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Reply 9 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 2/2/2013 2:32:32 PM     (No. 9154615)

I´d be happy to see Hillary sitting in a rocking chair tending to her grandbabies. Are you listening Chelsea? Bubba and Momma Bubba want a legacy.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 2/2/2013 2:32:43 PM     (No. 9154616)

Why on earth would anyone say such a stupid thing, I mean even Libs should have some standards.

As for taking a knife to Hillary´s throat, I doubt if anyone ever thought of it............BUT.........I do want her to keep her meddling out of my business, & take Bammy with her.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Coy860, 2/2/2013 2:38:42 PM     (No. 9154619)

I would not be surprised if many Egyptians and Syrians felt that way.
She sure screwed up their countries.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 2/2/2013 2:40:01 PM     (No. 9154623)

"I don’t know what she does with it. I hope she does what’s best for her and for us."


I hear that roses bloom better and longer. Maybe Hillary! can fertilize some roses with "it".

Otherwise, what absolute dreck. DEFUND NPR!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: cb, 2/2/2013 2:44:08 PM     (No. 9154626)

Rather violent imagery,I would say, Nina . . . ´´knife to throat´´ and all.

What if she had said ´´gun to her head´´?



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Reply 14 - Posted by: bogeegolf, 2/2/2013 2:44:49 PM     (No. 9154628)

Would that be wrong? [ OK I´m doing my best George Constanza impression]

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Citizen Plain, 2/2/2013 2:46:59 PM     (No. 9154630)

Vince Foster would like to put a knife to HCs throat, and Bills

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Reply 16 - Posted by: jasmine, 2/2/2013 2:47:22 PM     (No. 9154632)

Shame on Nina Totenberg! Doesn´t she remember what we learned within minutes of the Tucson shooting?

Sheriff Dupnick and the media both rushed before TV cameras and said "political rhetoric" incites violence! Media scolds and liberal politicians demanded conservatives watch their mouths, and practically wet their pants over a picture of a target found on a Sarah Palin flyer.

And now this. What was Totenberg thinking? There´s no telling how much knife violence will happen before the day is over, all because of her poor choice of words.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: john56, 2/2/2013 2:59:28 PM     (No. 9154647)

Nina reminds me of the ol´ Rodney Dangerfield line (RIP, Rodney) about a "two bagger."

That´s where you put a bag over your head in case the one over hers breaks.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: scribe35, 2/2/2013 3:03:57 PM     (No. 9154650)

A piece of duct tape across her mouth would do just fine. Would also improve her appearance.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: dman, 2/2/2013 3:09:16 PM     (No. 9154657)

More liberal projection.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: earlybird, 2/2/2013 3:12:40 PM     (No. 9154662)

Silly Nina. It wouldn´t be worth it, Nina. Given enough time, Hill will self destruct - or simply decay away.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Rafter, 2/2/2013 3:13:00 PM     (No. 9154663)

Totenberg --
a Turkey from Istanbul... ?

Sounds like now we´ll have to ban knives and other assault cutlery here.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Gale, 2/2/2013 3:15:03 PM     (No. 9154669)

Hillary praises herself enough for all of us, Nina, ole girl. We´ll just wait to see how well she and the Middle East hold up over the next 3 and a half years. There´s plenty of time for some more chickens to come home to roost on the dem plantation.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: mitzi, 2/2/2013 3:31:02 PM     (No. 9154684)

HRC will move out to the Hamptons, spend time in the sun when the weather warms up, develop more brown age spots, and probably continue her drinking habits (based on photos I´ve seen).

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Namma, 2/2/2013 3:41:25 PM     (No. 9154695)

libs seem to say conservatives will do violent harm to people...i believe its the democrats that support abortion, and obamcaforsomebutnotforall....which will result in people being refused health care..which is nothing but murder....

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Ray_Stoddard, 2/2/2013 4:00:16 PM     (No. 9154714)

In case Monica Crowley hasn´t repeated it here, let me paraphrase her thoughts from a couple of months ago:
The left continues to transmit how they feel about the Right by projecting how (they believe) the Right feels about the left.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 2/2/2013 4:05:49 PM     (No. 9154719)

There is a scared little boy being held against his will by a crazed old man in a fortified bunker, going on 5 days now. Has the creepy Totenberg forgotten? She has a lot of nerve inciting violence by saying what she said about Conservatives and knives. Shame on her!!! Defund PBS.


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Reply 27 - Posted by: iris354, 2/2/2013 4:07:40 PM     (No. 9154722)

What a repulsive comment. I hope Krauthammer set her straight.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 2/2/2013 4:09:56 PM     (No. 9154725)

I wish Hillary fans would be specific and tell the rest of us what Hillary has actually accomplished, anytime, anywhere that causes them to lavish such praise on her. It might make us feel less like taking a knife to her throat. For one of the most annoying things about her is the way she has of acting like a superior and highly accomplished person, even though nobody seems to be able to put their finger on just why she is entitled to such high status. It really is a mystery. I honestly have no idea, none at all, what Hillary Clinton has ever, in her entire life, actually done, achieved, or accomplished that makes her as special as she and her groupies think she is. Perhaps her achievements are too obvious to her followers to merit listing -- but they might at least spell them out in concrete terms for those to whom they are not self-evident. We might well disagree with such specific examples if they were offered, but at least we would know what her fans are talking about when they swoon over her.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Wendybird, 2/2/2013 4:13:06 PM     (No. 9154728)

Nina must have been watching reruns of the Daniel Pearl video.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Italiano, 2/2/2013 4:13:23 PM     (No. 9154730)

Totenberg is the vilest of creatures. Name one Hillary Clinton "success." From day one, the harridan has made a disaster out of everything she´s touched.

At least she didn´t say "assault rifle." We´d never hear the end of it.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Watlines, 2/2/2013 4:21:35 PM     (No. 9154737)

Media liberals can speak the most vile thoughts, which reveals their hearts, and no one objects.

A conservative would be pilloried for saying what this jerk said.

(Oops, will the thought police fine me for saying that threatening,hateful word?)

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 2/2/2013 4:24:45 PM     (No. 9154739)

This is absolutely unbelievable that a liberal would be so hate filled and lie- (Hahha- Just kidding, libs do this sort of thing all the time!)

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Reply 33 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 2/2/2013 4:31:46 PM     (No. 9154742)

Ms. Totenberg is telling us what´s at the forefront of her own mind. I hope her family and friends lock up the kitchen knives whenever she´s around.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: strike3, 2/2/2013 4:44:52 PM     (No. 9154754)

No, but I would like to throw a bucket of water on her and see if it´s really true.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 2/2/2013 4:52:53 PM     (No. 9154762)

Did anyone else think that Hill´s star turn in her farewell performance at State was a rather odd caricature of Meryl Streep?

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Reply 36 - Posted by: pickle1, 2/2/2013 5:05:55 PM     (No. 9154780)

Low information voter

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Freeloader, 2/2/2013 5:11:26 PM     (No. 9154785)

And let us not forget NPR´s Madame Totenberg´s "loving" observation on PBS´s INSIDE WASHINGTON in 2003, concerning Lt. General William G. "Jerry" Boykin after it was reported the General had talked about his Christian faith at a prayer breakfast..." I hope he is not long for this world."

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Reply 38 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/2/2013 5:12:26 PM     (No. 9154786)

Conservatives would like to get Nina Totenberg off our payroll.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: edgar, 2/2/2013 5:22:26 PM     (No. 9154794)

Hey Nina, did you vote for Barry or Hillary in the Dem primary? Evidence shows that the Dems don´t really care for the lady, either.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: Japanorama, 2/2/2013 5:26:52 PM     (No. 9154801)

No knife that big.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: Mike43, 2/2/2013 5:28:55 PM     (No. 9154804)

And yahoo has a story about all the challenges that Kerry faces in his term as Secretary of State.

I wonder why?

Must be due to Bush, or maybe the smartest woman in the world, Hilary Clinton.

I do know one accomplishment she has done: she married Bill Clinton.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: pineledger, 2/2/2013 5:32:55 PM     (No. 9154809)

On the sauce again, Nina?

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Reply 43 - Posted by: uno, 2/2/2013 5:57:42 PM     (No. 9154840)

Must be the Grey Goose squawking again...

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Reply 44 - Posted by: eorsc, 2/2/2013 6:00:03 PM     (No. 9154846)

I´d make bets that not a single killer in our infamous big cities is a Republicans. Not a thing is being done about them, except Jesse Jackson continues to march.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero, 2/2/2013 7:12:21 PM     (No. 9154942)

So Nina, what´s your point?

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Reply 46 - Posted by: Bpl40, 2/2/2013 8:46:01 PM     (No. 9155033)

I like the knife idea. But, frankly, the throat is not what I had in mind.

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Reply 47 - Posted by: Penney, 2/2/2013 9:26:22 PM     (No. 9155060)

Totenberg, ´be,´ a LOOOONG time, bonefied npr, ´journalist.´ mmm mmm mmm

Defund npr/pbs ASAP!!!

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Reply 48 - Posted by: CDR, 2/2/2013 10:00:50 PM     (No. 9155073)

I´ve seen how great Hillary presence is in person...

Looks like two pigs in a burlap sack fighting to get out.

I would say she has a HUGE presence.

Her acumen diminishes proportionally to her girths expansion

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Reply 49 - Posted by: bob913, 2/3/2013 12:02:23 AM     (No. 9155173)

4 men were killed because of her and obama.
How dare anyone try to defend these 2!

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Reply 50 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/3/2013 12:03:57 AM     (No. 9155177)

Drama queen.

Sad thing with the Nina´s and other liberals is they put this nonsense out there and the koolaid drinkers believe every word. You can tell by the comments by low info voters under news articles.

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Reply 51 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/3/2013 5:38:20 AM     (No. 9155295)

All those goobermint sponsored ´suicides´ are unavailable for comment.

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Reply 52 - Posted by: Democracy First, 2/3/2013 1:12:53 PM     (No. 9155912)

Poor old, OLD Nina... Screechingly drunk AGAIN...

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Reply 53 - Posted by: TruthAndJustice, 2/3/2013 8:09:57 PM     (No. 9156429)

Nina KoolAde drinker...Hillary makes the brew

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Reply 54 - Posted by: Bla Bla, 2/3/2013 8:59:10 PM     (No. 9156499)

Successful, Nina? She´s as successful as Benghazi -- her watch -- her negligence -- her responsibility -- her incompetence.

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Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich will step down following uproar over his apparent opposition to gay marriage. In a statement released Thursday, Mozilla -- which makes the Firefox Web browser -- apologized for not reacting more quickly to the controversy surrounding Eich, who made a 2008 donation supporting California´s plan on gay marriage, The Guardian reports. "We know why people are hurt and angry, and they are right: it´s because we haven´t stayed true to ourselves," said Mozilla executive chairwoman Mitchell Baker in a statement. Last week, Eich attempted to dispel fears on whether he would support equality as the head

Massive Voter Fraud Discovered
in North Carolina’s 2012 Election

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PJ Media, by Bryan Preston    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/2/2014 7:17:55 PM     Post Reply
The North Carolina State Board of Elections has found thousands of instances of voter fraud in the state, thanks to a 28-state crosscheck of voter rolls. Initial findings suggest widespread election fraud. 765 voters with an exact match of first and last name, DOB and last four digits of SSN were registered in N.C. and another state and voted in N.C. and the other state in the 2012 general election. 35,750 voters with the same first and last name and DOB were registered in N.C. and another state and voted in both states in the 2012 general election. 155,692 voters

Ex-CIA boss Morell gives unorthodox
reasons for omitting key Benghazi details

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Fox News, by Catherine Herridge    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/3/2014 10:03:11 PM     Post Reply
In his opening statement during highly anticipated testimony Wednesday on Benghazi, former CIA deputy director Michael Morell claimed to be an intelligence professional who was willing to lay out the facts -- no matter how damaging. "I take very seriously the allegations about how the CIA in general and about how I in particular handled the analysis and the talking points," Morell told the House Intelligence Committee, in his first public testimony on the Benghazi attacks. "The ethical code under which intelligence officers carry out their responsibilities calls for total objectivity." But Morell´s own testimony would appear to undercut that

Sources on ground during
Benghazi attack slam ex-CIA
boss Morell’s testimony

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Fox News, by Adam Housley    Original Article
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Sources on the ground in Benghazi during the 2012 terror attack are pushing back hard on former CIA acting director Mike Morell´s testimony on Capitol Hill, where he defended his role in shaping the administration´s narrative and claimed politics were not involved. As part of Morell´s testimony on Wednesday, the former acting and deputy CIA director acknowledged that he overruled the guidance of the top CIA officer in Libya at the time. That official told Morell the attack was not an "escalation of protests," but Morell said he had to weigh that against analysts who concluded the opposite. He ultimately went

North Carolina drivers to
be charged by the mile?

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WTVD-TV [Raleigh-Durham, NC], by Staff    Original Article
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Big changes could be just down the road for North Carolina drivers. A proposal is in the works that would change the state tax system to charge drivers by the mile, instead of at the gas pump.The proposal would be to charge a half cent per mile for cars, which would generate almost $500 million in annual state revenue. A driver who travelled 15,000 miles in a year would pay about $75. "Basically you pay per the mile. It´s treating transportation as a utility, much like your water and sewer," said Larry Goode, with the Institute of Transportation Research and
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David Letterman makes big announcement
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CBS News, by Lauren Moraski    Original Article
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It´s the end of an era: David Letterman announced Thursday that he´s retiring from CBS´ "Late Show" sometime next year. He made that announcement during the taping of his program this afternoon. The late-night talk show host, who will celebrate his 67th birthday next week, made his debut on the "Late Show" on Aug. 30, 1993. Letterman got his television start in 1978 on the CBS variety series "Mary," starring Mary Tyler Moore. Months later, he paid his first visit to "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson" -- marking the first of 22 appearances. He also guest-hosted "Tonight" numerous times.

Dem Rep.: ‘Members of Congress
Are Underpaid,’ Can’t Afford
to ‘Live Decently’

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Mediaite, by Josh Feldman    Original Article
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Do you think members of Congress are overpaid or underpaid? Most likely you’d go with the former, but Democratic congressman Jim Moran argues it’s actually the latter. In an interview with CQ Roll Call, Moran says, “I think the American people should know that the members of Congress are underpaid.” The House recently took up a bill to freeze members’ paychecks, placing another halt on the annual cost-of-living pay increases they would normally get and keeping annual salary at $174,000. Moran believes that this is the wrong way to go, not necessarily talking about himself in particular, but saying there

The GOP faithful should
give Jeb Bush a hearing

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Washington Post, by George F. Will    Original Article
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The human kindling that makes up the flammable Republican base may soon burst into flames, again. Portions of that excitable cohort are looking — some with fawn-like eyes filled with hurt, others with sparks shooting from eyes narrowed like gun slits — askance at other Republicans urging Jeb Bush to seek the 2016 presidential nomination. A candidacy by Florida’s former governor would be desirable. But if Republicans want to avoid intra-party carnage, they should be very careful about doing what The Post recently reported: “Many of the Republican Party’s most powerful insiders and financiers have begun a behind-the-scenes campaign to draft

Networks Refuse Obama Request for
Primetime to Announce Obamacare
Hitting 7 Million Mark

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Mediaite, by Noah Rothman    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/3/2014 7:04:57 PM     Post Reply
According to a report via BuzzFeed’s Evan McMorris-Santoro, President Barack Obama requested the opportunity to address the nation in prime time on the major broadcast networks on Tuesday night to announce that the Affordable Care Act had reached 7 million enrollees. Those networks did not, however, accommodate the White House’s request. “Three sources familiar with the request confirmed the White House asked for the prime time slot in their effort both to emphasize a bright moment following the challenging roll out and, more important, to try to reintroduce the country to a law that remains unpopular,”

Gov’t Spent $700 Million
Promoting Obamacare

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Washington Free Beacon [DC], by Elizabeth Harrington    Original Article
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President Barack Obama contended that the government did not “make a hard sell” for Obamacare, despite his administration spending nearly $700 million to promote the law. “We didn’t make a hard sell,” Obama said in the Rose Garden on Tuesday, praising the 7.1 million sign ups for the Affordable Care Act. “We didn’t have billions of dollars of commercials like some critics did.” However, last July the Associated Press reported that Obamacare’s marketing campaign would cost at least $684 million. Taxpayer funding went to all 50 states in efforts to encourage people to enroll, including nearly $28 million for the


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