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Democratic establishment reaches
boiling point with Tulsi Gabbard

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 11/21/2019 11:56:56 PM

Tulsi Gabbard trashed the Democratic Party as “not the party that is of, by and for the people,” accused Kamala Harris of trafficking in “lies and smears and innuendo” and attacked Pete Buttigieg as naive. Her performance at Wednesday’s debate earned an attaboy from the Trump War Room. And some rank-and-file Democrats are at wit's end with the congresswoman who Hillary Clinton called “the favorite of the Russians.” (Snip) The Hawaii congresswoman’s presence on the debate stage is becoming a headache for the party as she uses the platform to appeal to isolationists, dissatisfied liberals and even conservatives. She has

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Talk about control freaks. Most of her positions are liberal. She just doesn't play the Identity Politics game, and isn't afraid to give a little broadside to the delicate sensibilities of other candidates.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: john56 11/22/2019 12:33:53 AM (No. 241758)
If you're not 100% on the Democrat plantation, you're the enemy. Tulsa is only 98% on board, so she's gotta go. Too bad we Republicans dont treat bums like Romney that way.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Timber Queen 11/22/2019 12:36:26 AM (No. 241759)
It appears that Gabbard is cribbing from Trump's playbook on how an "outsider" can win against the establishment by exposing the establishment's perfidy and mendacity. This could be fun. She best be careful, Donald Trump had lots more resources and much better security. The commies don't like real "gutsy women" focused on them.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Omen55 11/22/2019 12:53:35 AM (No. 241764)
None of dem seem to like their own McCain.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: PChristopher 11/22/2019 1:30:19 AM (No. 241772)
She's tough. I like her even if she is a Dem.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Trigger2 11/22/2019 2:02:17 AM (No. 241781)
Maybe the DNC should change the rules again like they did for the Butcher.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rinktum 11/22/2019 2:31:03 AM (No. 241785)
Never underestimate the strategy of the democrat party. They could very well surreptitiously be setting her up to run as a third party candidate in order to siphon the democrat voters who have abandoned the democrat party to go to Trump. Be very careful of Tulsi. While she appears reasonable, at heart she is a leftist. Anyone who allows themselves to be photographed with Antifa is a radical. Dems will do anything to defeat this President and this strategy could work for them if she gets enough coverage. They know they are losing the traditional democrats and could believe she is their key to winning. While she undermines Trumps support from the democrats, their candidate will slip in to win because she will give some democrats a place to land. Anything is preferable to having them desert the party to go to Trump. Tucker Carlson likes her and her frequent appearances on his show will give her the exposure she needs. She could even siphon some Trump voters off too. While I do love to see her go after the dems, a third party candidate could hurt the President which would make voter fraud a whole lot easier for the dems.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Sunhan65 11/22/2019 3:18:02 AM (No. 241793)
Politico hit piece. What does her meeting Assad have to do with the point of the article? It's a collection of every possible anti-Gabbard talking point and opposition research.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Deety 11/22/2019 3:40:45 AM (No. 241806)
All Democrats are nuts. All Democrats pretend not to be nuts. Tulsi pretends better than the others. But she's nuts. They resent her because her pretence works better than theirs.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: judy 11/22/2019 5:12:56 AM (No. 241817)
Gabbard is the only one that's watchable the others are the I hate Trump more than you gang.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: hoosierblue 11/22/2019 6:39:51 AM (No. 241867)
She appears to be the only Democratic candidate with an ounce of common sense.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: chase9365 11/22/2019 7:00:54 AM (No. 241887)
More drivel from Politico.... Let's all listen to Dick Blumenthal (lied about Vietnam service) as he describes Bernie and Lizzie as spewing "a coherent set of principals". Oh yeah, sounds like a plan.
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