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Drudge Pronounces Cruz, Paul
´Heart´ of Republican Party

Breitbart Big Government, by Warner Todd Huston

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Posted By:Judy W., 9/25/2013 6:24:18 AM

The Republican Party has a new heart, says Matt Drudge—or perhaps at least two. As Texas Senator Ted Cruz was into his filibuster-like maneuver to bring attention to defunding Obamacare, Drudge took to Twitter to proclaim that the "heart" of the party has shifted. As Cruz took center stage on the floor of the U.S. Senate, Drudge Tweeted that "Ted Cruz and Rand Paul have taken over the heart of the party." Many would add Utah´s Senator Mike Lee to that list. But there was more. Drudge had a warning for New Jersey´s top man: "Christie going to have uphill battle against

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Why do people leave out Mike Lee? He´s great and he´s been Cruz´s partner in this anti-Obamacare campaign more than anyon else. He´s just not flashy.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 9/25/2013 6:33:03 AM     (No. 9535800)

Mike Lee gets left out because this is the first high profile activity he has been involved in. If he continues to be active in this sort of thing (which I expect that he will), he will soon be added to the names of those being discussed. The other reason he may not get discussed is that, at this point, he has shown no ambition to be President. The other three whom Drudge mentioned (Rand Paul and Ted Cruz positively and Chris Christie negatively) have clearly shown that they are interested in becoming President.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: John c, 9/25/2013 6:48:06 AM     (No. 9535810)

Saw Jeff Sessions giving support to Ted last night. Where are the other 35-39 Republicans?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: congaree53, 9/25/2013 6:55:50 AM     (No. 9535816)

Drudge has oversized clout with the base. But he 1-pushed Mittens and 2-failed to beat Obama twice. Cherry picking polls had something to do with tha.t

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Foggybottom, 9/25/2013 7:07:53 AM     (No. 9535828)

#3, the self proclaimed ´severe´ conservative was not very credible with the voters. That was not Matt Drudge´s fault. Please let it pass. I´m sure Romney has by now.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: LtE126, 9/25/2013 7:12:33 AM     (No. 9535831)

Those guys are my leaders. McConnell, Kirk, McCain Cornyn Tammy Faye Boehner, Cantor, Ryan...I wish nothing but bad on them

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Reply 6 - Posted by: pickle1, 9/25/2013 7:56:45 AM     (No. 9535880)

They should include Mike Lee.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Native Texan, 9/25/2013 8:35:07 AM     (No. 9535922)

I support Ted Cruz, Mike Lee, Rand Paul, Jeff Sessions, Marco Rubio, Roberts. Any others that are standing up for the people.
No funding for Obama care!!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Bjnealeigh, 9/25/2013 9:09:14 AM     (No. 9535961)

Thank you, Senators Cruz and Paul. You are true patriots. The GOP is not listening. They are mute, worthless snobs!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: enuf8, 9/25/2013 9:22:21 AM     (No. 9535978)

Mike Lee and Ted Cruz are both top-notch Senators who understand and want to work towards returning to the Constitution for governing. Ted Cruz has been mostly shown as the spokesperson as he is NOT one to quietly let incorrect actions get a free pass.
Mike Lee is the more silent and quiet type person but also an extremely well versed individual on the Constitution.
Cruz and Lee are well paired. I am appreciative of what each has done and especially proud of Cruz as he represents MY state.
It is so refreshing to see honest and committed Senators. Now, are there going to be more????

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Reply 10 - Posted by: harleynyc, 9/25/2013 9:53:32 AM     (No. 9536017)

We are witnessing a heart transplant in the GOP. Thank God.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Daisymay, 9/25/2013 10:04:13 AM     (No. 9536034)

Ted Cruz is setting the Establishment´s hair on fire! They don´t know how to "handle" him. He refuses to take no for an answer. I think more and more Senators are going to see the light and fall in line with Cruz. The American People LOVE Cruz because he has the guts to get into this street fight over Obamacare. McConnell and Boehner look like a Pansies in comparison!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Marzipan, 9/25/2013 10:18:24 AM     (No. 9536055)

#10 I truly want to believe that, however, you see the steadfast Rino´s discounting Cruz as mounting a "fauxabuster". If they truly were supportive, wouldn´t McCain and his cronies be handing Mr. Cruz positive reviews by supporting him through the press? All I hear is very noisy yawns and ´don´t you dare mess with my paycheck Mr. Teaparty Republican´ from the GOP. I still maintain that if the Health reform is all that good it should be mandated for all government employees all the way up to the top.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: harleynyc, 9/25/2013 10:53:12 AM     (No. 9536129)

#12, It is about how America sees the GOP, and the American support that is renewed. The rinos and old established are being rendered futile.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: lil dotty, 9/25/2013 3:14:36 PM     (No. 9536532)

Early this AM Sen. Ted was taking about his dad on the ´great escape from Cuba´ He in a very gracious manner, bestowed on John McLame the badge of American hero who endured much.
In response, Juan has his chance to mend fences and immediately comes out swinging this morning. He, unfortunately is NO hero.

Mike Lee, Chaffetz, All stand with Cruz. Where was our Tex Sen Cornyn Time to oust the Rino To the Rube...please continue to try for our good grace again. However, do not feel comfortable you will ever achieve this. You lied, you showed no moral character. Why should we believe you now? Keep trying



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