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Hillary Clinton tops Bush,
Rubio in Florida, poll says

Washington Times, by Sean Lengell

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 3/21/2013 12:02:04 PM

Florida voters overwhelmingly would chose former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for president in 2016 over the state’s two highest profile Republicans, former Gov. Jeb Bush and Sen. Marco Rubio, a new poll shows. Mrs. Clinton leads Mr. Bush by a margin of 51 percent to 40 percent, and bests Mr. Rubio 52 percent to 41 percent, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University poll of registered voters released Thursday. Mrs. Clinton, a Democrat, also is viewed much more favorably than either man; 62 percent of the survey’s respondents view her favorably

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Read it and weep. That push for passing new immigration laws sure has helped. s/o Who are those 25% of Republicans who approve of Clinton??

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JonR, 3/21/2013 12:05:56 PM     (No. 9236841)

This country has truly passed the point of no return!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: youngtexan, 3/21/2013 12:08:46 PM     (No. 9236846)

We need to take care of 2014 first!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mass Minority, 3/21/2013 12:10:12 PM     (No. 9236851)

In a poll of LIV´s 2 years before the first campaign ad and four years out from a Presidential election this poll measures one thing and one thing only.

Name Recognition.

This is as meaningful as the patterns of bones thrown by a two bit Shaman.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: richwill, 3/21/2013 12:13:33 PM     (No. 9236861)

More of the endless inane pap from the MSM. This will not make good fertilizer.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: snewb098, 3/21/2013 12:17:03 PM     (No. 9236867)

Once 2014 hits and Obamacare implemented
and the morons realize they been had by the Dems game over.
Money talks.
They can´t blame GOP because not one GOP
politician voted for it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: congaree53, 3/21/2013 12:18:01 PM     (No. 9236869)

Can´t just be name recognition in Florida, #3. Rubio and Jeb Bush both have decent name recognition in Fla. Hillary is a 3-5 favorite to crush these two. GOP better think about nominating a woman or be on the wtong side of history in 2016. (Not Palin, however; not unless we want to help Hillary win by 45 states, including Alaska)

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Reply 7 - Posted by: wsdiego, 3/21/2013 12:21:08 PM     (No. 9236877)

Stupid people!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Lucky4, 3/21/2013 12:22:26 PM     (No. 9236878)

Unfortunately #5, the press and the sheeple will still somehow find a way to blame us. Count on it.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: kahunavol, 3/21/2013 12:23:04 PM     (No. 9236879)

Some of the Republican brand supporters on here constantly tell us that Sarah has bad poll numbers in Alaska nowadays. Seems their heroes aren´t doing too well at home either.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: gator, 3/21/2013 12:31:35 PM     (No. 9236893)

I moving to Texas, front-line of the coming fight.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Wetlandz, 3/21/2013 12:33:46 PM     (No. 9236896)

Yep

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Reply 12 - Posted by: strike3, 3/21/2013 12:34:06 PM     (No. 9236900)

Where did they take the poll, amongst the gators in the middle of the Everglades? Lots of good eatin´ on those thighs.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: hot coffee, 3/21/2013 12:34:29 PM     (No. 9236903)

The LIVers who put HRH Hillary over the top in this poll also suggested that she select that Ben Gazi guy as her running mate.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 3/21/2013 12:37:36 PM     (No. 9236908)

piaps may be further left than zip. She is meaner than a snake.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: olcap, 3/21/2013 12:37:36 PM     (No. 9236907)

Maybe most see it as a situation where you have the dems wanting amnesty for illegals, and repubs wanting amnesty for illegals. Faced with such a choice, why not just go with the dem, especially if you are a woman, are young, unmarried, or a member of some other demographic, or just maybe because you see no difference between the two?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: pmarc078, 3/21/2013 12:38:58 PM     (No. 9236910)

really? didnt we just finish a presidential election?

sigh.....

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Reply 17 - Posted by: tnorling, 3/21/2013 12:48:24 PM     (No. 9236925)

This reminds me of the Monty Python skit with candidates presenting themselves from the Silly Party, the Very Silly Party, the Very Very...etc. with each candidate in even more outlandish clown costumes. That goes for dems, esp. Hilary, and extends to all those who would vote for her. Very very silly.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 3/21/2013 12:53:18 PM     (No. 9236935)

This is Quinnipiac, the gold standard for ´Rat-friendly polling.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: dwa, 3/21/2013 12:54:26 PM     (No. 9236938)

What we are seeing is the MSM already campaigning for HRC. It is called propaganda and the longer it goes on, the more effective it is. Four years out the MSM is already trying to make HRC seem like the foregone winner, esp to the stupid American people. Any negative info on HRC will be suppressed like it is with Obama and all positive or fake positive info will be highlighted. This will go on for the next four years.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: enuf8, 3/21/2013 12:55:37 PM     (No. 9236943)

Facelifts, drying out of the booze won´t erase the actions of this one and her rapist by 2016. Who knows, she could have the flu again, fall and have another concussion and then another blood clot. Hubby on statins--research the dangers of those. 4 years is a looooooonnnnnnng time when it comes to the klintoons.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: belwhatter, 3/21/2013 1:12:18 PM     (No. 9236985)

Florida has become home to liberal transplants from the chilly northeast - where the cold first froze their thinking ability and now the Florida sun has finished off the process. Does Florida have any way to confirm whether these people are voting in two different states?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: stablemoney, 3/21/2013 1:20:10 PM     (No. 9237003)

I wasn´t polled. I got Perry 65%, democrats 33%.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: mc squared, 3/21/2013 1:20:47 PM     (No. 9237004)

Most of my conservative friends ( and I )here in FL are now former Republicans. To a person. they´re tired of giving up their principles to elect Democrats.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: melman, 3/21/2013 1:29:10 PM     (No. 9237021)

You can fool most of the stupid most of the time..

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Reply 25 - Posted by: wrightleaning, 3/21/2013 1:30:21 PM     (No. 9237023)

#5... It turns out that the LIV´s are actually blaming their employer for the payroll deductions and various rules being implemented by ObamaCare... after all, Obama said this wouldn´t happen (re:CVS)

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Hazymac, 3/21/2013 1:44:22 PM     (No. 9237046)

Lofo voters tend to conflate Hillary Clinton with Bill Clinton. That´s a big mistake. Hillary, to whom bipartisan triangulation is a cussword, is Obama with lighter colored skin, a much less pleasing vocal timbre, and an almost unbelievably wider butt. There´s not a dime´s worth of difference between these two destructive leftists. C´mon Benghazi!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: noproblems, 3/21/2013 1:57:27 PM     (No. 9237068)

too many dumb retirees from the Northeast. wonder how many vote in two states

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Reply 28 - Posted by: sewa, 3/21/2013 2:01:21 PM     (No. 9237076)

By the time of the 2016 Presidential Campaign, there´s going to be a new Cable Channel which is going to tout the conservative position 100%. They´ll have lots of time to go back and look up material of Hillary´s huge push for national health insurance, her insisting of Bill´s appointing Lesbians to major positions in the governments, and now today the hints of her being in that category herself, get testimony of Military personnel posted at the White House who insisted of their lowering of their eyes when approaching her in the halls, the constant reporting of how she and Bill "loathed the Military", of how she and Bill went on CBS "60 Minutes" the night of the Super Bowl and saying she wasn´t one of those married women who bakes cookies and stands by her man, then does just that in the sex scandals plaguing Bill. Lots and lots of material for political ads.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 3/21/2013 2:07:15 PM     (No. 9237082)

I haven´t seen the internals on this poll but Florida is awash right now in folks from up north (snow birds), many from the east coast. They are often rude, use foul language in normal speech and are programmed progressive in their politics. Oh I´m sure there are some nice people too, I just haven´t met them yet.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: PI65, 3/21/2013 2:12:16 PM     (No. 9237086)

I really do think we are doomed.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: artman1746, 3/21/2013 2:28:57 PM     (No. 9237121)

A corrupt people will demand corrupt leaders.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Ribicon, 3/21/2013 2:33:47 PM     (No. 9237132)

#21 beat me to it. Florida officials seem unconcerned about being voted out of office by New Yorkers who vote twice, often boasting about it because they´re so smart.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: dman, 3/21/2013 2:36:28 PM     (No. 9237136)

This may or may not be true, but should serve as a warning.

LoFo voters or otherwise, to paraphrase Cheney on it: You go to the election with the voters you have.

It´s the job of the party to inform them. Stop blaming them, and get on with it.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: PI65, 3/21/2013 2:50:09 PM     (No. 9237153)

#33 Your paraphrase should credit Donald Rumsfeld when he was trying to explain the deaths of so many soldiers and Marines because of IED attacks. We and our equipment were simply not prepared for them and it cost many lives unnecessarily. Semper Fi

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Reply 35 - Posted by: fritzilou, 3/21/2013 3:17:26 PM     (No. 9237193)

God help us all; first Obama and then his clone. When will the American people realize that they are destroying the country.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: Bumblebee, 3/21/2013 3:36:16 PM     (No. 9237225)

The gray hairs among us do not trust these young whipper snappers, especially Paul Ryan who wants to push grandma over a cliff with his criticism of Social Security.
There is lots of gray hair in Florida. I was there once and I also noted that there were a lot of curly heads with dark complexions there. Rand and Rubio are looked at as clones of Paul Ryan. Dementia and low IQ´s are abundant there. We are not so smart either if we don´t avoid mis construed political speech. If he even sounds like unsmiling Paul Ryan he will not get Florida´s vote.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 3/21/2013 6:25:03 PM     (No. 9237471)

It seems to this 50´s and 60´s Catholic school boy, this Vietnam Vet, like the end of my world as I once knew it.....70% of us were white when I was growing up, and so patriotic, and now they are boldly predicting that we will be the minority in a few years. Then along comes Satan Barry and the Mooch for eight years...then the Hildebeast and the Pasty BJ boy for 8 more? I can´t take any more of being so surrounded by stooges, idiots, and liars!

KILL ME NOW!!!!!! I am SO ready for Civil War 2...


Semper Paratus

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Reply 38 - Posted by: dman, 3/21/2013 6:47:57 PM     (No. 9237505)

You´re right, #35. It was Rummy.

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Nevada GOP removes social issues from platform,
moves ahead with pre-primary endorsements

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Associated Press, by Sandra Chereb    Original Article
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LAS VEGAS — The Nevada Republican Party stripped opposition to abortion and gay marriage from its platform Saturday as state convention delegates instead focused on judging fellow Republicans on their worthiness to serve in office and adherence to GOP values. The platform, with few changes, was adopted overwhelmingly as the Las Vegas convention stretched late into the evening. The vote mirrors that of the Clark County GOP, which voted earlier to remove platform language defining marriage as between a man and a woman and statements opposing abortion. Many Republicans are re-evaluating their strong stances on conservative social issues as public

Goodbye tea party, hello big tent
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Washington Post, by Jennifer Rubin    Original Article
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Say what you will about Sens. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Ted Cruz (R-Tex.), but they know a train wreck when they see it. They also know when to separate themselves from the cranks and the losers on the right. Although both supported the shutdown and were heartily supported by tea party groups in their own Senate races, neither one has endorsed Matt Bevin in Kentucky, Milton Wolf in Kansas or Chris McDaniel in Mississippi. In fact, Cruz’s office confirms he hasn’t endorsed anyone in the primaries. He may weigh in after the primaries. Rand Paul has endorsed two very establishment

Video: Flash mob of women steal
$20,000 worth of sunglasses
from California store

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New York Daily News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 4/13/2014 10:50:38 AM     Post Reply
A brazen flash mob has been caught on camera storming a California store and making off with $20,000 worth of sunglasses. Surveillance footage shows eight women piling into a Sunglass Hut and crowding around display cases. Shielding workers from what they´re doing, they quickly stuff dozens of fashion specs into their bags. A store clerk pleads with them to stop, before running out of the shot to get help and dial 911. The thieves then all bolt outside and escape in a waiting SUV. The incident occurred at the Valencia Town Center mall, in Santa Clarita, at 3 p.m. on

Democrat Center Folds
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American Thinker, by Clarice Feldman    Original Article
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It’s hardly been a secret that in recent years the moderate center of the Democrat party has been driven away and what remains is a conglomeration of disparate blocs which, to date, the party has been able to treat as if there were no conflicting interests between them. As the midterm elections approach and the administration’s incompetence, along with the distaste for the president’s signature ObamaCare legislation, drive the party’s chances down further, the make-believe coalition of opposites may well crumble if the opposition doesn’t blow it. Democrats hope to retain control of the Senate and recapture the House by driving


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