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Jim DeMint’s Bright Line
New York Times, by Andrew Rosenthal

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Posted By:BuckeyeRon, 8/20/2013 5:05:18 PM

The Republican Party, which had already gone way out on a limb in its lack of tolerance for the slightest ideological deviation, may have dropped off it. Jim DeMint, who used to make a tidy living enforcing right-wing dogma inside Congress and now makes an even tidier living enforcing right-wing dogma outside Congress, suggested on Monday that any Republican who won’t agree to shut down the government in an attempt to scrap health care reform should be thrown out of office next November. At a “town hall” meeting on Monday hosted by Heritage Action, the political apparatus of the Heritage

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 8/20/2013 5:16:01 PM     (No. 9483087)

Ah, ha! Mimicking the democrats. Smart move. This is how they do it.

Mr. Rosenthal, you are a genuine idiot.
Thank you, thank you.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 8/20/2013 5:16:33 PM     (No. 9483088)

Tell me again which party goes out on a limb everyday in its lack of tolerance for the slightest ideological deviation?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: kahunavol, 8/20/2013 5:22:19 PM     (No. 9483098)

Andrew Rosenthal - another nepotism beneficiary.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 8/20/2013 5:22:55 PM     (No. 9483099)

I agree with Mr DeMint, Republicans need to stand for something.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Knotwyrkin, 8/20/2013 5:35:35 PM     (No. 9483118)

Sorry, I can´t comment since I will never knowingly click to a NYT article.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: WAN2, 8/20/2013 6:29:18 PM     (No. 9483186)

Ditto #5.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: southron, 8/20/2013 6:33:01 PM     (No. 9483189)

"right-wing dogma" translation "common-sense"

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 8/20/2013 6:37:34 PM     (No. 9483196)

The Republicans in office should do all they can to stop a tyrannical Administration. Defunding Obamacare should only be a first step. A National Debt increasing at a rate of over $1T a year, an inconceivable number, is the genesis of a Country spiraling into chaos.
There has never been an Administration that comes anywhere near the economic destruction the Obama Administration is causing. and they just love making things as bad as possible to as many people as possible. ( my opinions ).

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Reply 9 - Posted by: tc1969, 8/20/2013 6:51:42 PM     (No. 9483226)

If there´s one thing I look forward to on a daily basis, it´s the New York Times critique of Republican leaders and Republican strategy. Then, I´ll know how I have been mistaken by following the clear Republican foibles, such as the war on women and other credible reports. Stop posting their drivel!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: BuckeyeRon, 8/20/2013 7:05:20 PM     (No. 9483240)

#9, a war can be won or lost based upon G-2...the Wapo, NYT and Politico are among the media spinners all the politicians, political operatives, congressional staffers, executive branch staffers, and other so-called opinion-makers read daily. If you are gonna challenge our boys to do the right thing you gotta know what b.s. flack may be shaping their thinking. DeMint´s did an excellent job in the Senate and has more latitude now at Heritage.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: rinohunter, 8/20/2013 7:14:58 PM     (No. 9483256)

Ditto #5. NYTs...not a credible news source.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: wsdiego, 8/20/2013 9:43:54 PM     (No. 9483384)

What we had before was way better and can be again!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: nonsense, 8/20/2013 9:52:18 PM     (No. 9483392)

The Left wing is in control at present and we are mired in Misery. More projection from the party of death and destruction.

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