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Obama looks to prolong
his turnout machine

USA Today, by David Jackson

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 11/19/2012 9:20:02 AM

President Obama and aides are asking the same question as other political professionals: Can he sustain the voter turnout organization that elected him twice? In a congratulatory e-mail, Obama campaign manager Jim Messina asks backers to fill out a questionnaire designed to chart their future -- and presumably gather information for future races, including the 2016 presidential election. "We´ve got so much more to accomplish over the next four years," Messina writes. "The first step is looking at the work we did and defining where our movement should go from here."

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Still campaigning....

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 11/19/2012 9:43:41 AM     (No. 9023443)

Of course he can. Cheating does that.

Heard on local talk radio this morning that those counting the votes in the Allen West election stopped at midnight, had 305 votes left to count before the noon deadline the next day. They couldn´t get it done. He is still not accepting the count. Good for you, Allen West! The only one with the spine to stand up to their vote stealing.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: justavoter, 11/19/2012 9:53:29 AM     (No. 9023456)

Messina looking for more precents to expand the voter fraud that took this eleciton cycle.
He knows RNC cannot challenge and the RNC has been nuetered since the 1982 settlement in NJ between the DNC v.RNC.




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Reply 3 - Posted by: curious1, 11/19/2012 10:02:52 AM     (No. 9023476)

#2, the only reason to do that was he had dropped within the .5% - and then a closely watched recount uncovers their blatant cheating. Dragging things out in a court case gives them more time to cover their tracks.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bpl40, 11/19/2012 10:19:58 AM     (No. 9023507)

This much vaunted turnout machine is only one (IMO minor) reason for the results. The other side is unguided and has had a standard bearer who is at odds with the grassroots in nearly every presidential eletion. That was not the case with Ronald Reagan, nor was it an issue in 1994, 2002 and 2010 when ´Rats got the stuffing beaten out of them.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: marthaville, 11/19/2012 10:50:53 AM     (No. 9023548)

The plan is for Obama to run again in 2016.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: locomotivebreath1901, 11/19/2012 10:56:16 AM     (No. 9023557)

Alternative headline: USA Today re-twits Obama campaign press release.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 11/19/2012 11:15:52 AM     (No. 9023577)

The Dems will be looking for another black person to run for the WH in 2016. Got to keep the Pigford Express moving forward!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: provide, 11/19/2012 11:36:53 AM     (No. 9023613)

The easy pick would be Moochelle.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 11/19/2012 11:56:51 AM     (No. 9023666)

Still organizing the community, I see. Got to keep those little ACORNs busy.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: pindarjr, 11/19/2012 1:08:43 PM     (No. 9023829)

You have to be impressed with a turnout machine that, in one Florida county, managed to deliver 141% of registered voters.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: LanieLou, 11/20/2012 4:26:01 AM     (No. 9024769)

When you import 785,000 new foreign students in 2011, they need to be held together, with all the other radical groups in their database... I´m in it & they are continuing the communications. Now they are focusing on keeping the group together with activities like submitting issues for congress, voting online for their favorites, etc. This is Obama´s street army. Hundreds gathered outside the WH after Obama´s win, chanting for Marxism, communism, etc... from DC area colleges.

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