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Rep. Keith Ellison on GOP’s Softer
Rhetoric: ‘Lipstick on a Pig’

ABC News, by George Stephanopoulos

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/10/2013 9:12:38 PM

This morning on “This Week,” Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., dismissed recent gestures by prominent members of the GOP suggesting a softening of Republican positions as simply “lipstick on a pig.” “I think all of this stuff is just surface stuff. It’s like lipstick on a pig, ” Ellison said. “I mean, the bottom line is, the Republicans have a core values problem, not a ‘who knows who Tupac Shakur is’ problem.” Ellison was responding to ABC News political analyst and contributor Nicolle Wallace, who praised Marco Rubio on the roundtable. The Florida senator is

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Ahh yes, one of my very favorite Democrats. s/o This guy makes me cringe, along with all the rest of his disgusting comrades.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 2/10/2013 9:16:26 PM     (No. 9169387)

Sworn in on a Koran..ah yes, that Keith Ellison.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: WIBadger, 2/10/2013 9:23:03 PM     (No. 9169391)

Being a mooslim, its quite easy to associate Ellison with pigs.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: iamtinman, 2/10/2013 9:35:53 PM     (No. 9169407)

What does Ellison know about pigs? He´s a muslim. And who cares what he thinks about the GOP?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 2/10/2013 9:35:54 PM     (No. 9169408)

If Ellison is married chances are he knows exactly what lipstick on a pig looks like.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: CEP, 2/10/2013 9:36:58 PM     (No. 9169409)

Ellison is a pig, can´t stand this guy.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Haskell, 2/10/2013 9:37:29 PM     (No. 9169410)

Hey Georgie - how about some coverage of Dr. Ben Carson´s speech at the National Prayer Breakfast. He´s a true gentleman, especially when compared to the majority of Washington & Hollywood celebrities!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ScrIbelus, 2/10/2013 9:45:33 PM     (No. 9169415)

Ellison is a painful carbuncle on Minnesota´s arse.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 2/10/2013 9:46:55 PM     (No. 9169416)

I actually got past reading "Keith Ellison", but had to stop upon reading "ABC News, by George Stephanopoulos".



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Reply 9 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/10/2013 9:55:44 PM     (No. 9169420)

At least he didn´t pretend to be a hockey mom.

We need to be worried a lot more about the idiots on the hill. They don´t get that part about We the People or the Constitution. An IQ test is in order.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: provide, 2/10/2013 10:03:05 PM     (No. 9169423)

Another gloating goat eater.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: halfnorsk, 2/10/2013 10:47:21 PM     (No. 9169454)

#11 owes me a new keyboard.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Davids918, 2/10/2013 11:08:26 PM     (No. 9169473)

The democrats trot out folks like Ellison, Jackson-Lee, Waters and a few other minorities when they need to act like they care.
However, the Democrat party is dominated and controlled by white liberals, and increasingly becoming extreme with progressivism.



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Reply 13 - Posted by: skedaddle, 2/10/2013 11:09:29 PM     (No. 9169475)

Which proves again for the umpteenth time how making nice with Democrats is for losers.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Crosscut, 2/10/2013 11:47:35 PM     (No. 9169497)

This guy is a Muslim and hopefully the FBI is keeping close tabs on him. Last time I checked Muslims were still at war with America.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/11/2013 3:52:32 AM     (No. 9169567)

Ellison has a right to be a muslim if he wants. What he doesn´t have a right to is being a serial liar about what republican policies would do. He completely overblew the impact of the upcoming sequester budget cuts,which hold most domestic programs harmless.

When you live in a country where a "saved´ job is held equal to a "created job",it opens the door to a whole slew of other lies and misrepresentations.

I wonder what Ellison would say if someone proposed a 15% tax increase on his salary. There´d be blood on the streets but Mickelson´s(sp) 63% tax rate isn´t high enough for him.

A person having more money than they "need" isn´t fair.

Eric Schmidt is about to cash in big time by selling his shares in Google.I wonder how much he´ll pay in capital gains. My guess would be not very much since he´s one of Obama´s butt buddies and offshore accounts abuser.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/11/2013 3:58:55 AM     (No. 9169569)

Ellison used the word ´pig´. I wonder if his muslim flock will behead him.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/11/2013 9:52:13 AM     (No. 9169957)

Well the Dims are constantly putting lipstick on a Communist, what´s the difference?

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