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David Brook´s Lame Trashing
of Sen Cruz

Townhall.com, by David Limbaugh

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Posted By:SpeedMaster, 9/17/2013 6:39:52 AM

New York Times columnist David Brooks argued on PBS´ "NewsHour" Friday night that "Sen. Ted Cruz and similar legislators" are obstructionists who care more about undermining the Republican establishment than advancing legislation. Note that I didn´t use "conservative" to modify "columnist" or "David Brooks," though the Times and other mainstream media outlets routinely bill Brooks as conservative. Featuring a left-leaning moderate and depicting him as a conservative is a clever technique the liberal media employ to discredit conservative ideas. Not to mention any names, but we see this technique in practice daily on NBC´s deranged stepchild, MSNBC, where a former Republican congressman

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 9/17/2013 6:49:35 AM     (No. 9524070)

I don´t watch MSNBC...who is Limbaugh talking about when he says the former Republican congressman?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 9/17/2013 7:06:48 AM     (No. 9524091)

The way I read the article, it has to be Joe Scarborough. He´s the only former congressman who´s employed at MSLSD that I can think of.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rinktum, 9/17/2013 7:16:46 AM     (No. 9524102)

FTA: "Brooks should be applauding, not belittling, Cruz for eschewing senatorial perks in favor of doing the right thing for America. But Brooks can´t do that, because his Northeastern-corridor/Beltway mindset informs him that legislators ought to be about process and knowing their place in the pecking order rather than honoring their oaths of office to do what is best for this nation."

Brooks is a snob who looks down his nose as he views, in his mind no doubt, the great unwashed masses. He is so enamoured with his perch high above the rest of us that he failed to recognize the utter disaster Obama would be. Therefore, Brooks is a tiny pinprick of nothingness in a world of principled men like Sen. Cruz.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Ben Around, 9/17/2013 7:56:54 AM     (No. 9524170)

First dave, let me tell you that what you saw in barry´s (Kenya to Chicago) pants that had you drooling, wasn´t a crease!
Brooks is a member of the Washington media/gov´t elites that believe the Congress must do something - anything regardless of the unintended consequences. The economy is now overburdened by the unintended consequences of the last 50 years. Cruz is fighting the good fight to stop this nonsense!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 9/17/2013 8:02:21 AM     (No. 9524181)

Brooks calling Cruz "the senator from Canada through Texas," (Brooks being Canadian BTW)is more evidence that there is no room for true Conservatives in the Republican party. It´s time starve the party, give only to local Conservatives that you know and trust.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bluehouse, 9/17/2013 10:34:54 AM     (No. 9524435)

Brook fails to realize that Senator Cruz is honestly representing his voters in Texas. That is the reason Senator Cruz was sent to congress. The elite so often forget the sun is not revolving around them.

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