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Scott Brown pulls
out Senate debate

WCVB-TV (Boston, MA), by Staff

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 10/29/2012 5:06:36 PM

U.S. Sen. Scott Brown is pulling out of the fourth and final debate of the Senate campaign. A Brown spokesman said the Republican incumbent decided not to participate in the campaign "out of concern for the hardship faced by people in the path of Hurricane Sandy." The campaign said Brown felt it was not appropriate to go forward with a political debate when a disaster strikes. Just last week, Brown pledged to attend the debate and even offered Democrat Elizabeth Warren a ride to the debate in his truck.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TXknitter, 10/29/2012 5:10:35 PM     (No. 8972833)

I rather doubt it will matter anyway. Good move Scott Brown.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 10/29/2012 5:40:26 PM     (No. 8972908)

I'm sure the Wicked Witch of West Cambridge will insist he's ducking the debate. But maybe he's just tired of seeing the constipated look on her face and hearing her annoying voice. Elizabeth Warren is the prototypical shrewish ex-wife.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Susannah, 10/29/2012 5:41:58 PM     (No. 8972913)

Warren's ads are really over the top. She accusing Brown of being a job-killing fascist who wants to turn women into chattel. She keeps referring to him as a "right-wing extremist."

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Reply 4 - Posted by: sinic, 10/29/2012 5:42:30 PM     (No. 8972915)

I don't know about this move...on one hand, I'd say it's probably the right thing to do. On the other hand...I still remember McCain suspending his campaign to "deal" with the potential financial meltdown. Then again, as a former (thankfully) resident of Taxachusetts, I wouldn't be surprised at all if the leftwing dolts left up there vote the Fake Indian in as their next Senator. The state's a cesspool full of moonbats. The only sane people left up there are the ones who can't sell their house and bail out without taking a major hit in the wallet.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MHR, 10/29/2012 5:47:57 PM     (No. 8972933)

The storm here makes his call the correct one....it's blowing so so hard and raining sideways!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: smidgen, 10/29/2012 6:14:11 PM     (No. 8972999)

The article says they both pulled out. Why does Brown get the headline?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Phil_hk, 10/29/2012 6:23:11 PM     (No. 8973022)

Geeze, all those Yankee wimps need to move to the Gulf Coast. This is a minor hurricane.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 10/29/2012 6:35:59 PM     (No. 8973073)

Both names are now on the headline.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: MHR, 10/29/2012 6:38:37 PM     (No. 8973080)

#7 it's the largest one to ever come ashore here, nothing to laugh at and no need for the comment

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Reply 10 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 10/29/2012 6:39:58 PM     (No. 8973082)

Article headline says both candidates pulled out . Perhaps headline was updated to quiet complaints about liberal bias.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: MHR, 10/29/2012 6:43:02 PM     (No. 8973091)

50 million affected....

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 10/29/2012 6:44:04 PM     (No. 8973095)

Yeah, they updated headline & story since I posted. I can't maging anyone voting for this woman, but she supposedly has a bit of a lead.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: beca, 10/29/2012 6:48:22 PM     (No. 8973107)

good for you scott........the weather is bad but it must be pretty hard to look at that witch...ooops..indian also

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Reply 14 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/29/2012 8:33:32 PM     (No. 8973359)

Latest polls have him up 5 points. Let her sit.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ketchuplover, 10/29/2012 8:50:20 PM     (No. 8973393)

Too bad Russell Means just died. As a fellow Native American, he could have defended her against such underhanded white man tricks. I'm sure he knew her Pah-Pah. Just another case of Brown VS the Redskin.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: jkcinsalem, 10/30/2012 3:17:27 AM     (No. 8973842)

It won't matter in the long run. All they do is trade the same charges, back and forth. It's all stale material by now. People are tired of it all and are ready to vote.

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