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Four worrisome issues
for 2014 Democrats

Politico, by James Hohmann

Original Article

Posted By:StormCnter, 2/13/2013 5:46:26 AM

President Barack Obama filled his State of the Union with carefully-phrased rhetoric designed to sound reasonable, attract widespread support and not give fodder for his enemies to attack. But some appeals to key elements of his base Tuesday – from environmentalists and Latinos to gays — seem likely to cause at least some heartburn to red-state Democrats. Six Senate Democrats face reelection next year in states carried by Mitt Romney last November: Alaska’s Mark Begich, Arkansas’ Mark Pryor, Louisiana’s Mary Landrieu, Montana’s Max Baucus, North Carolina’s Kay Hagan and South Dakota’s Tim Johnson.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Crosscut, 2/13/2013 7:08:54 AM     (No. 9173602)

It is rapidly boiling down to where the Democrat Party will only represent minorities, gays and public service employees.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Vivi, 2/13/2013 7:19:42 AM     (No. 9173607)

Plus since they didn´t run in 2010 they´ve never been held accountable for their votes for Obamacare. I´m pretty sure the esteemed senators still don´t know what´s in it and can´t defend those votes. Bring out the video of Pelosi and the mega gavel marching across the grounds to ram it down our throats. Blue dogs could have stopped it but did not.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Judith, 2/13/2013 7:46:28 AM     (No. 9173630)

I couldn´t bear to watch that travesty last night, but a few times of cruising past it showed not very happy dems. Not even pelosi looked like her usual insane self. With all the cosmetic surgery/injections, I didn´t think that was possible.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: john56, 2/13/2013 8:04:37 AM     (No. 9173655)

Don´t worry. Dingy Harry, Nasty Nancy, and Dear Leader(US) will give all these in-trouble Democrats carte blanche to act conservative and even cast votes against the wishes of Dear Leader(US) when it doesn´t affect their passage.

It´s the usual "I´m conservative the year before re-election" kabuke dance that liberal Democrats in conservative states get to play. Once they´re re-elected by the usual RAT contingent plus the Low Info voters they can bamboozle with this dog-and-pony show, they get five years of liberal votes.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/13/2013 8:21:27 AM     (No. 9173690)

The trouble with voters is that incumbent libtards campaign like they´re republicans but the minute they get elected revert back to die-hard libtards. They should be wiped out before they can do any more damage.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MattMusson, 2/13/2013 9:17:02 AM     (No. 9173827)

Speaking for the voters of North Carolina - Kay Hagan is going down! (and not in a good way.)

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Reply 7 - Posted by: stonepony, 2/13/2013 12:59:07 PM     (No. 9174225)

trust me if anyone can screw this opportunity up it will be the republicans.

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