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Ted Cruz´s talking points on
ObamaCare -- and IBD

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

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Posted By:SurferLad, 9/26/2013 9:17:27 AM

Anyone watching Texas Republican Ted Cruz et al talk about ObamaCare for 21+ hours on national TV Tuesday and Wednesday was treated to a masterful performance of political discourse, theater, populism, self-promotion and public persuasion. Cruz also provided a primer on social media for the old toads of Congress who can’t grasp Twitter as electronic sidewalk café. Hopefully, Cruz´s performance, with supporting roles from Mike Lee, Jeff Sessions, Jim Imhofe and Marco Rubio, raised the blood pressure of most of their veteran colleagues. Welcome to the New Politics, folks.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Gordon Mills, 9/26/2013 9:27:23 AM     (No. 9537612)

Jim Inhofe, R-OK

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Iamfree, 9/26/2013 9:36:25 AM     (No. 9537626)

Only one of my two senators, Pat Roberts, supported Ted Cruz the other night. The other one, Jerry Moran, sat on his hands. If nothing else, this exercise has confirmed what I already knew… I need to start looking for another senator to replace Moran. Thank you Sen. Cruz.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: chicodon, 9/26/2013 10:07:20 AM     (No. 9537679)

The cloture vote on Fri or Sat will give us our marching orders. Those that vote aye are in the crosshairs to be primaried.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pwb, 9/26/2013 10:27:18 AM     (No. 9537705)

It is time to get rid of the repubocrats. starting with King of NY. King was also for the NSA spying on U S citizens. All the rinos names need to be known along with where to send money for their opposition opponents. If you are only a part time republican and vote only to increase your job security rather then voting for what is best for the country, we just don´t need you.I say get rid of them. I would rather have a honest Democrat then a lying Republican. At least you know what you are getting.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MirJoy, 9/26/2013 10:43:11 AM     (No. 9537750)

Gosh, talk about faint praise! ...and some other´s staff memers are leaking mean things Cruz said when he was in college.............gosh, such small-mindedess (it shows how small-minded they really are)

Hasn´t he argued cases before the Supreme Court? (it shows) Doesn´t he teach Constitutional Law? (it shows) He was trying to tell the People who watched and the politicians who watched that The People don´t want Obamacare, and we do care about cloture (closure).

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Reply 6 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 9/26/2013 12:03:08 PM     (No. 9537877)

The young guns are trying to change the accommodation party

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