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Mitt Romney is running for Senate in Utah
Associated Press, by Staff

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(Video) - Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah. Three people with direct knowledge of the plan tell the Associated Press Romney will formally launch his campaign in a video on Thursday. His first public appearance as a Senate candidate is scheduled for Friday in Utah. The people who provided the information asked for anonymity because they were not authorized to talk about Romney´s plans in advance. Romney, who is 70, is seeking to replace 83-year-old Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, who is retiring after more than 40 years in the U.S. Senate. The former Massachusetts governor

Another possible future thorn in Trump´s side. This should make McCain happy, if he lives so long.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: daisymay, 2/14/2018 12:22:29 PM     (No. 11543613)

I would like to see a young, retired Military person run against Romney. I don´t think it´s a slam dunk that Romney is going to win!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: seesfarwoman, 2/14/2018 12:27:21 PM     (No. 11543616)

One RINO to replace another RINO. It´s the recycle your RINO plan.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 2/14/2018 12:35:16 PM     (No. 11543630)

RINO "Flutters Befuddled" Romney is not a shoe-in candidate, even in Utah. He has a whole lot of baggage.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: StormCnter, 2/14/2018 12:43:51 PM     (No. 11543640)


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Reply 5 - Posted by: lindamay, 2/14/2018 12:46:19 PM     (No. 11543644)

Romney is positioning himself to run against President Trump in 2020.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: viking diver, 2/14/2018 12:47:49 PM     (No. 11543648)

Romney is a carpet bagger doesn´t even live in Utah, but since he is of the local religion probably doesn´t matter to the state election commission.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: califedup, 2/14/2018 12:50:44 PM     (No. 11543652)

Rats. I voted for this clown squish when he bent over to Ex-Dictator Obama when he ran for president. Big regret that I am not a resident of Utah so I can vote for anyone but Romney.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: FormerDem, 2/14/2018 12:52:44 PM     (No. 11543657)

i think he is positioning himself in case Trump is impeached, which Trump won´t be. once he realizes that, he´s gonna hit the highway. betcha he does not finish six years.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: radrelic, 2/14/2018 1:10:55 PM     (No. 11543676)

Romney is a shoo-in. Trusted in Utah.

He will not embarrass Utah by undermining the president.

And he sure won´t be buying Russian type dossiers in underground intrigue like McCain.

Like Hatch he i smart enough to see the advantage the Trump wave gave for the implementing of GOP ideals and policies.

But will be interesting to watch (and listen to the anti-Mitt/Mormon resistance?)

He isn´t running as president in 2020 bar national tragedy that would impel him IMO. Mitt is establishment GOP. IMO he knows he cannot win the presidency as he called himself in 2012 or ´16, a "flawed candidate".

That flaw, his religion that carries 150 year old baggage in some GOP demographics, flips in Utah where character counts (sometimes more than it should when political parties collide? ie, render unto Caesar or vote for issues not persona? )

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Cousair, 2/14/2018 1:29:05 PM     (No. 11543694)

Why have an election?
Honor Romney by giving the seat to him by acculmation
All the democrats will vote for him and 30% of the republicans. He’s bounced all over the country from, Utah, Michigan, Massachusetts and could not even defeat Obama. Next he will be heading to Oregon..

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Reply 11 - Posted by: F15 Gork, 2/14/2018 1:32:05 PM     (No. 11543697)

Never underestimate the GOP’s ability for running a known loser.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/14/2018 1:35:40 PM     (No. 11543701)

I despise Romney, and Hatch for stabbing Trump in the back, just like Hatch has been doing to conservatives every time.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: watashiyo, 2/14/2018 1:48:04 PM     (No. 11543714)

He lost the presidency and how embarrassing it´ll be, if he loses this one.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: cheeflo, 2/14/2018 2:01:22 PM     (No. 11543725)

Isn´t that called carpetbagging? Romney continues to slide in my estimation.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: hamrman, 2/14/2018 2:25:36 PM     (No. 11543751)

So what, who really cares?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Polecat49, 2/14/2018 2:33:56 PM     (No. 11543761)

Have the so-called utah ?republicans? totally lost what is left of their ?brains?.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Packard Man, 2/14/2018 2:36:01 PM     (No. 11543766)

Do you automatically meet the residency requirement when you land at the airport in Utah?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: ebuilder, 2/14/2018 2:46:48 PM     (No. 11543779)

Have you ever seen Utah skies at nightfall? Haunting. Strangely beautiful. The same for Moab, Zion, Monument Valley, the city of wide streets built around Tabernacle. Was Joseph Smith a false prophet, who deceived the world with a false Christianity, using "seer stones" and an "angel" named Moroni? Nobody cares. We are,as Obama told us a Post-Christian country. Everyone loves the great controlled moral character of the Mormon people. In Mormon scripture which, lets face it contradicts and supersedes the Bible for Mormons making all other Christians "idiots", lies a story of a man who comes along in the latter days "when America hangs by a thread" and saves it. Many believe Bishop [sic] Romney is the man. Who else could it be? Harry Reid? Even though he is tied in to the Bush money people and the same New World Order people who are "one resist tactic" away from breaking us and the world economy, what Utah true believer could not vote for Romney? He runs not only for the addiction to power i his DNA, not only what he intends to do to Trump. Its not where the money comes from which is just a means to an end. All his friends take that money, and he knows they are slimier than he is. Its his destiny, and the new Jerusalem in Missouri may depend on him. Of course, you can´t really discuss this. Its absurd. Its out of the canon of approved thinking.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 2/14/2018 2:55:39 PM     (No. 11543788)

Upon landing at SLC, he asked for directions to Fenway Park.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: mean Gene, 2/14/2018 3:36:16 PM     (No. 11543830)

Mitt´s been endorsed by Orrin Hatch who hired Rob Porter.
So, there´s that.
Utah authorities got reports about Rob Porter´s spousal abuse from more than one wife yet did nothing.
So, there´s that.
IF Americans in & out of Utah care about women they will vote "other-than-Mitt."

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Reply 21 - Posted by: citizen, 2/14/2018 3:39:51 PM     (No. 11543833)

Oh goody, a northeast liberal running in Utah as a RINO and an enemy of PT. Spit.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: zeldafitzg, 2/14/2018 4:00:25 PM     (No. 11543849)

It was not his religion that tripped him up. It was his lack of backbone. He had the opportunity to go on the attack with Obama, and he did not do it. He should have girded up and won that election.

As for now, we do not need another anti-DT.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: JediJerry, 2/14/2018 4:15:21 PM     (No. 11543862)

Hand picked by Mitch and the US Chamber of Crony Capitalists. Maybe after he loses this run he will just go away quietly and pack the family sataion wagon up with the dog in a crate bungee’d to the roof rack and find a nice sandy beach in Florida.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 2/14/2018 4:45:20 PM     (No. 11543887)

What party affiliation is he claiming this time?

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Reply 25 - Posted by: dirtyjersey, 2/14/2018 5:25:17 PM     (No. 11543925)

He supports open borders, and did everything possible to screw Trump. He is the Jeb! of the Great Salt Lake.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: earlybird, 2/14/2018 7:10:59 PM     (No. 11543996)

Big Whoop.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: earlybird, 2/14/2018 7:14:29 PM     (No. 11544002)

Someone always pulls out the Mormon card. That makes no diff, but they do it anyway. We have Mormons in our family, going back generations. No big deal to any of us.

We don’t like Mitt. Fooled once. Never again. He is despicable.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: John56, 2/14/2018 8:26:46 PM     (No. 11544083)

Maybe if the Utah Democrats can find their Doug Jones ... conservative until election day, a safe liberal vote Once he reaches the Beltway, the Dems might steal this seat. Heck, if I lived in Utah I might vote for the Democrat.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Judy, 2/14/2018 9:52:12 PM     (No. 11544165)

How can you trust someone who does Not stand up for his own party ot President?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 2/14/2018 11:02:46 PM     (No. 11544204)

Mitt Romney opposed his own party´s presidential nominee during a critical election. That alone should disqualify him from public office as a representative of that party. Nevermind later sucking up to that same man for a job.

Mitt Romney is shameless. But we can still be ashamed of him. Don´t elect him.

Anyone But Romney.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: winnie1, 2/15/2018 8:08:20 AM     (No. 11544406)

Willard is treating his run for the Senate as if voters are waiting with bated breath. Mittens we are just not into you. We see you as another poison pill in the RINO party Like Graham, McCain and Flake.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Rinktum, 2/15/2018 8:30:16 AM     (No. 11544436)

Ugh. If there is anything we have learned from the President is that the American people want someone willing to fight for them; someone who is unafraid to respond to the lying media; and someone who understands the importance of restoring this country to its greatness. This does not describe Mitt Romney. He trashed our candidate viciously and then lobbied him for a job. So which is the genuine Mitt? Here’s a hint: whichever one benefits him more. Yep, I guess that’s the depth of his integrity. Trust him at your peril. He’s in it for Mitt.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: M2, 2/15/2018 8:49:55 AM     (No. 11544467)

Romney bumper sticker: "Whatever"

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Reply 34 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 2/15/2018 10:05:42 AM     (No. 11544577)

Just what the Republican Senate needs. Another globalist RINO fake Republican who could care less about the general public. Maybe he will run as a Democrat. It would be a better fit.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: NotaBene, 2/15/2018 10:37:53 AM     (No. 11544610)

Trump gets a new McCain. It never ends.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: nevernaught, 2/15/2018 12:15:05 PM     (No. 11544717)

Why not, he owns houses in just about every state in the Union. Well possibly not, but he does own one in La Jolla, California

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Reply 37 - Posted by: squid, 2/15/2018 12:36:55 PM     (No. 11544749)

It never ends... RINO, Mittens, Willard, loser. Like him or not, Romney will probably be a senator from UTAH. Tough. Deal with it. Or don´t deal with it. Just continue to demonstrate your intelligence by calling him another name.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: O.G.´s Mom, 2/15/2018 1:56:56 PM     (No. 11544820)

Ken Cucinelli if you read this site I hope you and your Senate Conservatives will primary this LOSER and run a spectacular, conservative against him.

These RINOS, who sat on their hands through the lawless Obama regime, now want to take on Trump. They must be defeated along with the Dems.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 2/15/2018 2:47:21 PM     (No. 11544855)

Romney will never be as bad as McCain. He´s probably as conservative as Hatch. Would you prefer to have a Democrat take this seat?

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Reply 40 - Posted by: John C, 2/15/2018 3:37:19 PM     (No. 11544915)

The MA Gov. who refused to take issue with argue judge who gave MA gay marriage.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 2/15/2018 3:49:46 PM     (No. 11544928)

I would rather have an enemy in front of me than a traitor behind me. When Democrats attack what is needed to save my country they look partisan and cheap. They own it. When Mitt Romney does it, he looks bipartisan and "statesmanlike." He helps sell it.

Romney likes looking "statesmanlike." Not one Republican voted for Obamacare. If one had, it would have damaged every effort to repeal. A Senator Mitt Romney will give them that one vote when they really need it.

Don´t let him.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: mean Gene, 2/15/2018 4:45:39 PM     (No. 11544978)

I voted for Romney in 2012 when I lived in California.
I thought that his Mormonism
would have no real impact on public policy.
Then I moved to Utah and saw the stranglehold LDS has on the politics and culture here.
They believe in unfettered immigration.
I will be voting "Anyone but Romney" (includes dems.)

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Democratic lawmakers have offered to hire fired former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe so that he can qualify for his pension. McCabe´s employment was terminated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions less than 48 hours before he would have qualified for his pension, a day that was also his 50th birthday. Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Wis., asked McCabe on Twitter to "call him." "I could use a good two-day report on the biggest crime families in Washington, D.C.," he wrote. Pocan was responding to a tweet by MSNBC journalist Andrea Mitchell, who said if a member of Congress were to hire him

Jeff Flake In New Hampshire:
I'm An Endangered Species Of
Conservative; "Americanus Never-
Trumpus, Subgenus RINO"

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Real Clear Politics, by Tim Hains    Original Article
Posted By: Hooverdog- 3/17/2018 8:12:40 PM     Post Reply
Republican Jeff Flake delivered a speech Thursday at the annual ´Politics and Eggs´ event at Saint Anselm College in New Hampshire. Flake said that during the administration of President Donald Trump, conservatives were an endangered species and the Republican Party had surrendered to a "propaganda-fueled dystopian view." Flake, who recently called for a 2020 Republican primary challenger against President Trump, is in the group of people who might do just that. "I haven´t ruled it out," he told CNN later in this same day. "I stand before you today the rarest of species," the retiring moderate Republican

When the Shooting Starts, Would You Go In?
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Aspen Times, by Glenn Beaton    Original Article
Posted By: Big bopper- 3/18/2018 10:35:10 AM     Post Reply
Armed sheriff´s deputies appeared on the scene of the recent school massacre in Florida while kids were still being murdered inside. But the deputies failed to storm the building to apprehend the killer, to rescue the assaulted, to stop the bleeding and to comfort the dying. They failed to do their jobs. Instead, they cowered behind their patrol cars waiting for, well, apparently waiting for the shooting to stop. Some 150 bullets and 17 lives later, it finally did and the killer walked away. Only then did the deputies enter the building. About that, President Donald Trump characteristically said what he thought. He

Prince Charles and Camilla shock
as pampered royal ‘demands
own TOILET SEAT on trips´

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Daily Express [UK], by Simon Osborne    Original Article
Posted By: Attercliffe- 3/17/2018 3:24:43 PM     Post Reply
AN EXPLOSIVE new book has lifted the lid on the extraordinarily pampered life of luxury enjoyed by Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall. The Prince is accustomed to travelling with his own very specific creature comforts, according to Rebel Prince: The Power, Passion and Defiance of Prince Charles by Tom Bower. The book describes how, before a visit to a friend in North-East England, he despatched his staff ahead a day early with a truck carrying Charles and Camilla’s complete bedrooms, including the Prince’s orthopaedic bed along with his own linen. His staff had also pack a small

´I don´t like the way it happened´ says
Sen. Marco Rubio of Andrew McCabe firing
- as former FBI deputy director gets axed
a day before he was set to retire

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Daily Mail [UK], by Nikki Schwab    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 3/18/2018 8:45:39 PM     Post Reply
Sen. Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican, said he was uncomfortable with how the FBI´s former deputy director, Andrew McCabe, was fired on Friday. ´I don´t like the way it happened,´ Rubio said Sunday on Meet the Press. ´He should´ve been allowed to finish through the weekend.´ Attorney General Jeff Sessions decided to fire McCabe a little over 24 hours before his 50th birthday, which was the day he planned to officially retire from government service and would be eligible for his pension. (Snip) Rubio suggested that if the report would have indicated ´wrongdoing or something that was actionable´ than actions could have

McCabe turns his memos on
Trump over to Mueller investigation

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Associated Press, by Eric Turner    Original Article
Posted By: happywarrior- 3/17/2018 8:22:20 PM     Post Reply
Andrew McCabe, the onetime FBI deputy director long scorned by President Donald Trump and just fired by the attorney general, kept personal memos detailing interactions with the president that have been provided to the special counsel’s office and are similar to the notes compiled by dismissed FBI chief James Comey, The Associated Press has learned. The memos could factor into special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation as his team examines Trump campaign ties to Russia and possible obstruction of justice. McCabe’s memos include details of his own interactions with the president, according to a person with direct

Has $55MILLION of gold lost during the
Battle of Gettysburg finally been discovered?
FBI descends on site where treasure hunters
claim they found the haul

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Associated Press & Daily Mail (UK), by Staff & Minyvonne Burke    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 3/17/2018 12:00:07 PM     Post Reply
Has $55million worth of lost gold from the Civil War era been found in central Pennsylvania? That´s what locals seem to believe after FBI agents, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and treasure hunters Dennis and Kem Parada were seen digging around a remote area in Benezette Township, called Dents Run. Dennis and his son Kem, the owners of the treasure hunting organization Finders Keepers, have claimed for years that 52 gold bars were buried under a fire pit at Dents Run more than 150 years ago during the Battle of Gettysburg. (Photos) The gold bars are believed to be

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