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BLM organizer knocks off
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Posted By: NorthernDog, 8/5/2020 9:34:33 AM

Black Lives Matter organizer Cori Bush defeated Rep. William Lacy Clay in Missouri’s Democratic primary Tuesday night, halting a St. Louis political dynasty. Jason Rosenbaum, a political correspondent for St. Louis Public Radio, called Bush’s victory “one of the most significant moments in the history of St. Louis politics. It is enormous.” Clay has served in the House of Representatives since 2001, succeeding his father, who had held the seat since 1969. Bush, 44, had challenged Clay, 64, in 2018 but lost by 20 points. In the 2020 rematch, she edged out Clay to win the Democratic nomination for the


Another Democrat fossil is toppled by a far-left upstart.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 8/5/2020 9:47:53 AM (No. 500568)
The radicalization of the Democrat party continues apace.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bighambone 8/5/2020 9:48:09 AM (No. 500569)
Another indication that one by one, the young hard left aggressive radical Democrats and going to displace the old liberal Democrats as the Democrat Party swings far to the left. There will be no stopping that if Biden is elected, and the Democrats engineer voting rights and open borders for unlimited numbers of illegal aliens to keep them in power indefinitely.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jethro bo 8/5/2020 9:53:06 AM (No. 500584)
Love it. Fascist eating their own. Guess the 'woke' congressman wasn't enough. How will Piglosi control these uncontrollable radicals? All one can say is, this is gonna be great!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: EliotRosewater49 8/5/2020 10:04:02 AM (No. 500597)
Big deal. bLACK run inner cities voting in a bLACK. St. Louis is garbage lime a democrat run cities.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ribicon 8/5/2020 10:10:01 AM (No. 500608)
Not unlike the moderate Muslims we hear about; give a Democrat the opportunity and the inner radical detonates.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: laurenc 8/5/2020 10:12:00 AM (No. 500612)
Now Congress will have the gang of five - AOC and the other four whack jobs.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: bpl40 8/5/2020 10:14:38 AM (No. 500618)
The plank that the 'Rat Party is fielding for the general election is increasingly becoming outlandishly extreme and left wing. They might keep this 'safe' seat but the repercussions will prove to be disastrous. So be it.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: LadyHen 8/5/2020 10:16:04 AM (No. 500622)
Just for kicks and giggles yesterday I looked at the primary ballot for House 5th Congressional seat here in TN. This is for the Nashville area so of course only a Democrat would get elected for this seat in this otherwise almost blazing red state. Jim Cooper, long time bench warmer, self described "blue dog Democrat", good ole boy network lifetime member, and elder brother of our Little Mask it and Shut it Down Fuhrer Mayor John Cooper has 2 challengers, both are crazy BLM, alphabet people lovin' wackos. We are talking abolish police, get rid of prisons, "free" healthcare, you name it Bernie style moonbats. How much longer can these long time good ole boy decaying not woke enough urban Southern Democrat survive in an AOC/Soros world?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: MickTurn 8/5/2020 10:25:31 AM (No. 500636)
More Commies for ME...Nancy Peelousy
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Hugh Akston 8/5/2020 11:02:33 AM (No. 500682)
Hopefully there will be a Rep Speaker of the House to tell Cori Bush to sit down and shut up.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Blizzard 8/5/2020 11:54:36 AM (No. 500745)
Unfortunately, I was re-districted out of a conservative district into this one several years ago. Clay was useless, but way better than this AOC wannabee.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: ScottC 8/5/2020 11:55:18 AM (No. 500747)
Lacy Clay was on two of the same House committees as AOC so with his loss that pushes her up in seniority.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: singermom9 8/5/2020 12:11:36 PM (No. 500767)
BLM has shaken down companies and has millions. I think one company even is giving them 1 Billion dollars. Funny how they have yet to give 1 dollar to any black person, or company or community. Tell me again about how they CARE for black people.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: singermom9 8/5/2020 12:13:22 PM (No. 500773)
I really do not understand how they have so much support from others if they have not given 1 penney to any black person, company or community. How foolish are we. Totally snuckered by the black mob.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Chuzzles 8/5/2020 12:35:46 PM (No. 500802)
Great, another candidate for the Squad. Not to mention the CBC.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Newtsche 8/5/2020 2:01:41 PM (No. 500898)
Know the Justice Democrats, who they are and what they're creating. A lot of people in back rooms there working overtime to destroy you.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: marbles 8/5/2020 4:48:31 PM (No. 501007)
The marxist party won.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Omen55 8/5/2020 5:40:54 PM (No. 501059)
Nancy loses another ally while AOC gains. Wonder what Nancy is thinking now about holding on to power?
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