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Mark Levin: ´Entrenched´ Republican
´losers´ may cost GOP the House in 2014

Daily Caller, by Jeff Poor

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Posted By:Donttaxmebro, 8/14/2013 8:18:27 AM

Conservative talker Mark Levin blasted Republican House leaders on his Tuesday radio show, warning that by attacking more conservative members of the GOP, Speaker John Boehner and prominent Reps. Paul Ryan and Eric Cantor are throwing away the 2014 midterm elections. Levin, author of “The Liberty Amendments: Restoring the American Republic,” said the GOP establishment’s disparagement of conservative colleagues, could be a disaster in a midterm “turn out the base” election. “This is my great fear,” Levin said. “My great fear is that guys like Boehner, and quite frankly Paul Ryan, and Eric Cantor

It´s a circular firing squad out there, to which we´ll hear "conservatives are too conservative" and "wrecking the party" for the next two years if the GOP loses the House of Representatives.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 8/14/2013 8:22:40 AM     (No. 9473084)

Mark Levin is always "blasting" someone, usually our own. Maybe he´s got a point from time to time, but it´s hard to locate it under the decibel level.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 8/14/2013 8:32:10 AM     (No. 9473113)

I think Mark Levin is right, dem lite always loses.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 8/14/2013 8:32:58 AM     (No. 9473115)

Mark Levin is the voice crying in the wilderness.

The entrenched GOP has become irrelevant. The dustbin of history comes to mind.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: altoona, 8/14/2013 8:51:48 AM     (No. 9473150)

To the headline I would add, "on purpose."

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Reply 5 - Posted by: miceal, 8/14/2013 8:54:22 AM     (No. 9473155)

Boehner, Ryan, and Cantor all need a SWIFT KICK to their collective backsides! We need TRUE Conservatives leading the charge into the 2014 midterms...NOT "rat-lites." Don´t even get me started on the waste of breath and space in the Senate...Mitch, I hope you read this....

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Reply 6 - Posted by: alpha91c, 8/14/2013 9:00:14 AM     (No. 9473163)

Establishment leadership want to keep their perks. They could care less about having to govern, lead or be the majority. Actually, it´s easier being in the minority, then no one expects anything from them.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: littleorby, 8/14/2013 9:03:19 AM     (No. 9473170)

Mark Levin is reflecting the attitude of the Base. We´re scared. We don´t want to see this great nation go down the drain.

The republicans are parasites, feeding on the perks of the House and Senate. They haven´t the talent to govern.

Remember that dufus from Mississippi---what was his name? Oh! Lott . . . Trent Lott, who became the majority leader of the senate, then promptly shared his power with the democrats because he, nor any of the republican senators, had the talent to lead on their own (at least they now have Cruz who has the talent to lead, should they stumble into ownership of the senate in 2014).

But that won´t happen for the republicans in 2014. A Third Party, which Levin will be involved in, will have taken roots by then: is my belief.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: thelmalou, 8/14/2013 9:12:08 AM     (No. 9473178)

You know, I hadn´t thought about it, but Levin could be right. I, for one, am DONE voting for the lesser of two evils. I am going to vote my conscience, PERIOD. If it costs the GOP majority, so be it. And to those naysayers who say oh no that would be horrible, I say - how much worse could it be? They already act like Democrats. It´s time for some real statesmen to step up and be counted.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 8/14/2013 9:14:26 AM     (No. 9473183)

Levin and Rush has been saying this about entrenched repubs attacking conservatives as far right whackos when it´s Bohner and his ilk who are left of center sellouts.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: noparallel, 8/14/2013 9:21:24 AM     (No. 9473197)

And Boehner and Cantor and McCarthy are the reasons conservative Democrats vote Democrat. They see no difference.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Elvira, 8/14/2013 9:22:29 AM     (No. 9473200)

I love it when Mark gets loud and bombastic!! It makes me feel like someone is FINALLY talking for me!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: reilly, 8/14/2013 9:23:28 AM     (No. 9473202)

I´ve always like Boehner but he should resign and let the young conservative Turks take over. Change the face of the House Republicans....fast. A handsome young conservative would put the sad other side off balance.
In soccer, we used to call this "changing the field". There´s nothing but trouble on this side of the field, so turn the ball and kick it down the other side as far as you can. Good things invariably happened.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 8/14/2013 9:47:58 AM     (No. 9473258)

Those he ´blasts´ #1 usually deserve it. McCain and the others truly don´t care if they lose the House or even more seats in the Senate.

They have positioned themselves as moderate buddies with democrats and their egos won´t permit conservatives to rock that boat. To do so would mean that they would have to start doing their job. They have it real good right now, paycheck and perks for doing absolutely nothing that their voters want them to do.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: dman, 8/14/2013 9:48:25 AM     (No. 9473260)

My county was re-districted in 2012, and my congressman is one of the old guard. He is being primaried by a young Tea Party activist. The young dude will have my vote and support.

This "house" must be torn down and rebuilt. With Boehner, Cantor, and company finding excuses to cave to the Dems, they serve no useful purpose. The Dems are already doing whatever they want - with only minor delays as the RINOs do their Kabuki dance.

Enough. With all the grumbles about throwing all of them out, it´s time to actually do it.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: bohallx, 8/14/2013 9:48:53 AM     (No. 9473262)

Recall when it was revealed the Amnesty bill allowed each illegal alien to print up or issue 2 forged passports?

I sent Cantor ~ not my Congresscritter ~ and Jim Moran ~ unfortunately the Congresscritter for this district ~ (this is the wifebeating childmolesting drunk, etc) ~
a letter requesting that they make sure that American citizens get a higher limit on printing up forged passports than illegal aliens.

Believe it or not shortly after getting my Bed Bug Letter #7 from Moran I also got a well thought out polite letter going directly to the point ~ that allowing anybody to forge passports was NUTS!

I still haven´t got even a courtesy response from Cantor.

Guess he doesn´t care!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 8/14/2013 9:50:12 AM     (No. 9473265)

Agree with poster #1. Well put, sir or madame.

#8, please keep in mind that whenever you think it can´t get any worse, it can.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: enuf8, 8/14/2013 10:01:43 AM     (No. 9473297)

Michelle Bachman and Marsha Blackburn reneged on their vote against Boehner for Speaker this last go around. The votes to upset were there until they changed to vote for Boehner again.

Boehner needs to be replaced - are you listening Ohio?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Britvah1, 8/14/2013 10:02:23 AM     (No. 9473300)

Re #1-just who is it that you call "our own"? John McCain? Lindsey Graham? Levin is simply pointing out that they and many other so-called Republicans are nothing of the sort.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: tisHimself, 8/14/2013 10:40:47 AM     (No. 9473421)

Nice to see that the usual rove luvin flaks took time out from their busy schedules scouring the journals for anti Palin trash to admonish those who would blast one of our own.

The grass still hasn´t grown back from the establishments´ scorched earth primary election mentality.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: lil dotty, 8/14/2013 11:08:40 AM     (No. 9473475)

Cantor was under suspicion from day 5. Since then he has never been considered one of the good guy conservatives. Just a hanger-on coat tails. No spine and out there blowing in the wind.

Paul Ryan, the running mate of the last loser the pubbies put forth, had built up our hope to some degree. A lite dem, perhaps. A solid conservative, no? After his recent foray into the pot with amnesty, he is now known as a lite as well. He should have stayed in his cubicle with his pencil and numbers game.

Johnny the crier. A nice guy. A nice guy, but nice guys don´t get the job done (apparently) He is another who has no spine, only tissues which are then crumpled and thrown aside. John is such a poor choice for House Speaker. He is much more suited to be the rest room attendant.

That true Conservatives have jumped ship and will fail to vote only proves that we have given up on the motley crew we find in the halls of state. If we must vote for imposters; if we vow to never cast another vote for the kommie klowns; then what alternative remains. No matter how awful, inept the rats might find their candidates to be, the fact is unless we turn out to vote for the elephants on the ballot, they will never stand a chance. Thus they lose. Of course we lose as well, but we´ve become accustomed to that scenario.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: bohallx, 8/14/2013 1:15:11 PM     (No. 9473699)

#10 ~ remember that big record setting turnout of Democrats for Obama? He got 69 million votes. Next election up was 2010 and only 39 million Democrats voted.

The earlier record was the Republican fall off of 17 million between 2004s "W" victory, and 2006 Democrat blowout.

BTW, we had a 15 million Republican voter fall off in 2010 ~

If we drop only as many voters as we did in 2006, and the Democrats do as well as they did in 2010, WE WIN and THEY LOSE

Actually, I expect the Democrats to show up in record low numbers in 2014 while Republicans show up in record high numbers.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: OhMy, 8/14/2013 1:31:27 PM     (No. 9473722)

I think that timid leaders such as Boehner and others who will not lead or allow others to lead if they cannot be effectively replaced in a primary should be eliminated by the base turning out to vote for their Rat opponents. This would send a message to others to lead or get out of the way. The damage these place holders are doing is immense and demands strong measures.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: ragu, 8/14/2013 2:05:14 PM     (No. 9473796)

I have given up on the Republican Party. They are a danger to the US citizen.

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