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It´s Trump´s Republican Party now—
and woe to any who object

Los Angeles Times, by Mark Z. Barabak

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Posted By:JoniTx, 6/13/2018 5:20:41 PM

Mark Sanford blew up his marriage and became a national laughingstock when he sneaked off his job as South Carolina governor for a tryst with his Argentine lover. After he forsook his presidential ambitions and spent time in political purgatory, voters forgave Sanford’s trespass and, in 2013, elected him their representative in Congress. But on Tuesday, Sanford was tossed from office by his Republican constituents for committing a far graver sin: criticizing President Trump. With his bulldozing personality, Trump has transformed the GOP from a party of anti-communist cold warriors to one that coos over North Korea’s communist dictator, from a

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dvc, 6/13/2018 5:35:59 PM     (No. 11662792)

LAT on Trump and Republican Party.....color me too skeptical to even bother reading it.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Aasilver, 6/13/2018 5:56:22 PM     (No. 11662812)

Got as far as the end of the 1st paragraph and then looked at the source - figures LA Times - went no further..

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ida lou pino, 6/13/2018 6:10:11 PM     (No. 11662830)

Wow!

Republican primary voters love Trump.

Oh - - the horror - - the infamy!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bohallx, 6/13/2018 6:16:53 PM     (No. 11662838)

The LATimes prefers WAR WITH KOREA

to PEACE


Not at all surprising. They´ll get a lot of slum removal if Un is forced back to launching nuclear missiles at the West Coast.



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Reply 5 - Posted by: coldoc, 6/13/2018 6:23:14 PM     (No. 11662841)

Dear LAT. Keep proving to the world how out of touch and petty you left coast weirdos really are.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: chance_232, 6/13/2018 6:43:45 PM     (No. 11662850)

Excuse me, but Sanford is/was an embarrassment to himself, his family, his state the GOP and had no business holding, let alone running for any public office. It wasn´t the affair, per se, that did him in, it was the disappearing and leaving the country to pursue his affair.

I dont know if Trump did him in, or if the South Carolina voters were to embarrassed to vote for him.

Had he changed his party affiliation, he would have been a shoe in for the democrat primary.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Axeman, 6/13/2018 6:47:30 PM     (No. 11662853)

Remember all of those LAT articles about Dems who stepped out of lockstep with Zip0ne and were squashed?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Janylou, 6/13/2018 7:40:30 PM     (No. 11662875)

No! It´s our party and Trump is finally doing what republican politicians have been promising for years. Can you hear us now, RINOs?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 6/13/2018 7:49:26 PM     (No. 11662880)

It´s not criticism of Trump that is objectionable. It´s unfounded, snarky criticism that is the problem. Sanford decided early on that he was going to diss Trump simply for being Trump. Even if you want to disagree, Trump IS the president and you should put out your facts for the basis of your disagreement and RESPECT THE OFFICE and the man in it.

Sanford was a jerk and got slapped down for it. The same for most of the RINOs.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 6/13/2018 8:08:59 PM     (No. 11662891)

Sanford was not wildly popular in the district which is why he drew a strong challenger. Now he can go find ´Evita´ again while enjoying a nice long hike.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 6/13/2018 8:15:40 PM     (No. 11662895)

Another reason why DJT is the greatest American President. He is getting rid of RINOs one-by-one. Flake, Corker, Sanford, Ryan . . .

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Reply 12 - Posted by: tlcary, 6/13/2018 8:58:29 PM     (No. 11662918)

Liberals have a party, but the GOP refused to be the conservatives party - and they lost for years. There are twice as many conservatives as liberals in America. So there was a battle for the GOP and Conservatives won. More than anything else, that has the Left terrified. Put up a ballot that has a choice of Conservative and Liberal and Conservatives win everywhere, (except LA), and Liberals know it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: delta dave, 6/13/2018 10:07:05 PM     (No. 11662949)

"It´s Trump´s Republican Party now— ..."

Wrong. It´s not Trump´s Party now or ever.

Trump ran under the "Republican" label because that was the only alternative. He could have run under the Democrat label, but that slot was already taken.

Both the historic Republican Party and historic Democratic Party have ceased to exist for several (many) decades. They were absorbed into the Uniparty Party.

The Uniparty coalition has been the sole party until the advent of the Trump party to challenge the paradigm.

We now are once again on the eve of achieving the Two Party paradigm ....

It´s the Uniparty vs the Trump party.


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