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GOP Leaders Won´t Escape
Conservative Voters´ Wrath

American Thinker, by J. Robert Smith

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Posted By:magnante, 2/20/2014 8:20:23 AM

Oh, lookie, Speaker John Boehner and his dimwits have decided that riling up the party´s base over immigration reform isn´t so smart after all, not in an election year. Instead, the speaker and his dwarves will seek to "calm" a divided party, or so reported the Washington Post on Monday. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is all-in for the soothing music and back rubs approach for aggravated Tea Party patriots and grassroots conservatives. But it won´t work. Boehner´s little stunt -- pushing Paul Ryan´s immigration cave-in -- at the Stupid Party´s retreat at Williamsburg in January has only highlighted the need

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 2/20/2014 8:29:56 AM     (No. 9739511)

"A brother wronged is more unyielding than a fortified city"

Give up running, Boehner. You will just lose tired.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 2/20/2014 8:31:20 AM     (No. 9739515)

Dear John, resigning the Speakership would be a start... That reminds me, time to throw a few dollars to your primary challenger, Eric Gurr today.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: eoddad, 2/20/2014 8:39:30 AM     (No. 9739525)

Very good article. Sums it all up.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Jebediah, 2/20/2014 9:06:08 AM     (No. 9739562)

Someone should tell J. Robert you have to win it to be in it. It is well and good to be "principled" but it is useless if you can´t institute those principles, and putting forth unwinnable candidates and diverting attention from Obamcare et al. to prove some point just won´t do, So J. Robert can take his snarkiness and slink back from whence he came!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: gobushcheneygo, 2/20/2014 9:13:03 AM     (No. 9739572)

It isn´t ´snark´ if it´s true. And J. Smith nailed it.

´Winning it´ with unprincipled "progressive" RINO´s - who vote with Democrats - is also pointless for conservative voters.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: yuban, 2/20/2014 9:55:46 AM     (No. 9739629)

My principles are very useful for me. My Lord and Savior also likes the fact that my principles trump winning or losing man´s elections. The Constitution is also more important to me than winning or losing. Do I want to win, you betcha. However, I will never give up my principles, never. Just a few short years ago, under Bush, the GOP controlled all three branches. How did that work out? If you are willing to give up your principles to win, then maybe you never had any principles to begin with.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 2/20/2014 12:49:10 PM     (No. 9739920)

Someone should tell #4 that Tea Party/Grassroots Conservatives´ winning is how John Boehner became Speaker in 2010 and kept his speakership in 2012.

We know how to win and the Establishment Republicans can´t do it without us.

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