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Dem Rep. Steve Cohen: Tea Party
Republicans Are ´Domestic Enemies´
We Took Oath To Defend Against

Newsbusters, by Mark Finkelstein

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 10/19/2013 1:25:56 PM

Watch out, Alan Grayson: you´ve got competition when it comes to uttering the ugliest slur on Tea Party Republicans . . . Sure, you´ve compared them to the Klan. But fellow Dem Steve Cohen has upped the ante. On Steve Kornacki´s MSNBC show this morning, Cohen called Tea Party congressmen: "domestic enemies" that he took an oath to defend the country against. Did Kornacki challenge Cohen´s libel? Hah! He merely observed that Cohen sounded "very pessimistic." View the video after the jump.Was Cohen´s calumny what President Obama had in mind when this past week he proclaimed that "there is no

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Bohallx, 10/19/2013 1:31:22 PM     (No. 9572758)

Guys who run about calling Republicans ´domestic enemies´ stand a good chance of getting bumped off by some fellow who will use that as a successful defense for doing so. He probably won´t even be a real Republican ~ just somebody who has a bad day.

Let me say this about Democrats ~ they´ve picked up some of the stupidest people I´ve ever seen.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Dante, 10/19/2013 1:31:55 PM     (No. 9572759)

$17,000,000,000,000 in debt and counting, Cohen.

You and your co-conspirators are the domestic enemy, to this and many future generations.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Catherine, 10/19/2013 1:43:17 PM     (No. 9572769)

Any chance a Republican will respond to this? Nah, didn´t think so.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: wsdiego, 10/19/2013 1:47:42 PM     (No. 9572774)

And the communist beat goes on!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 10/19/2013 2:05:07 PM     (No. 9572794)

Does the Congressman think that Communists have taken over the U.S. gov´t in that he would accuse tea party defenders of the U.S. Constitution of being domestic enemies?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: blueline, 10/19/2013 2:15:04 PM     (No. 9572803)

Cohen is a nasty Marxist from the corruptocracy of Memphis. You know, the down south Chicago wannabe city.
He´s a waste of oxygen.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dwa, 10/19/2013 2:27:36 PM     (No. 9572811)

Cohen and his dem coharts are actually the enemies I took an oath to defend against. They ignore the Constitution, want to destroy it and change the entire way our country has been. Seems he is the enemy, not the Tea Party who want the support the Constitution. I´d bet Cohen can´t tell you much about what the Constitution says -- other than the wrong"facts" the dems use as talking points.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: goodguyrick, 10/19/2013 2:51:33 PM     (No. 9572832)

I truly believe they are trying to egg on a fight.

They are trying to give non American more rights proclaiming how great illegals are for our nation and in the same breath they strip rights from Americans and call Americans domestic enemies.

There is a storm coming on the horizon.... Can´t see if it is going to be a light sprinkle or a hurricane... but a storm is coming.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: kafir091101, 10/19/2013 3:01:42 PM     (No. 9572844)

#3: On one hand I´d like to see every conservative come down on this guy like a ton of bricks but on the other hand I´d prefer we all stay mum and not lower ourselves publicly to the level of these Marxist/Fascist statist in DC.

Let the conservative talk show hosts and Fox News spread the word on this holier-than-thou lefty!

Maybe The Bonner could bring a resolution of condemnation to the house floor over Cohen´s remark.

With this level of rhetoric coming from the chief Marxist/Fascist in the WH, down to the likes of this lowlife in the house and then from liberal commentators, we are headed toward very serious trouble in this country.

Do the dems really think they are intimidating us by these verbal jabs and insults? Do they think we are knocked back on our heals and hiding behind closed doors because of last Sunday´s votes?

They´ve got some surprises coming during the next 4 years!

´What does not kill me only makes me stronger!´

Kafir

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Wakeupcall, 10/19/2013 3:10:25 PM     (No. 9572849)

The oath they all take is to defend our constitution.

Marxist democrats and Rino´s are busy undermining our constitution with every thing they do.

The agenda of turning America into a Marxist communist country is almost complete by them having at least one half of the voting people brainwashed.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Penney, 10/19/2013 3:15:40 PM     (No. 9572855)

YIKES!!! What kind of pap is this?!!! ...Has the entire current dem pol leadership clique been brainwashed with communist propaganda?!!

´´Do not be afraid to see what you see.´´ RR

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Safari Man, 10/19/2013 4:01:49 PM     (No. 9572895)

Every time a liberal tells you something about their competition, they are really telling you about themselves. I guess you could call it projection. I am not sure its subconscious as psychological projection would be -- I think its part of their strategery. Libs/progressives are the true enemies of the state -- they should be purged.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: TulsaTowner, 10/19/2013 4:02:05 PM     (No. 9572897)

Man! Talk about projection!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: John Moses Browning, 10/19/2013 4:43:03 PM     (No. 9572922)

Mr. Cohen gets a good look at a domestic enemy every morning when he looks in the mirror.
It is simply amazing to me that this guy ever got elected in Tennessee. New York or Florida, perfect fit.
I thought the Tennessee voter could spot a commie New York carpetbagger in a second.
Blame it on the public schools I guess.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: arkfamily, 10/19/2013 5:18:14 PM     (No. 9572951)

Pompous. We taxpayers are fed up with the sickening amounts of money you are spending. Then I have to read about Hillary and Terry McAuliffe making the claim that we have divisive politics because of the shutdown. Hey, Dem Rep Steve Cohen, tea party people aren´t going away.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: dr fate, 10/19/2013 5:25:09 PM     (No. 9572959)

I´m sure the fake news network known as MSNBC has a humongous viewership on Saturday mornings. They could practice devil worship and no one would know other than readers of conservative websites.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 10/19/2013 6:36:41 PM     (No. 9573049)

These evil men never have the guts to make these comments in any honest debate. Even I could crucify this idiot with logic that proved he was totally opposed to the Constitution which he vowed to uphold.

Democrats are loathsome creatures.


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Reply 18 - Posted by: nonsense, 10/19/2013 6:38:05 PM     (No. 9573050)

Sounds like this scary little man has been conferencing with ValJar and Bill Ayers. You know, the complete elimination of those who disagree with their Marxist agenda.

Does he realize he is talking about millions of Americans, or is that the reason he is drooling?

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Coy860, 10/19/2013 7:08:28 PM     (No. 9573069)

This is a highly organized assault on the TEA party by the communist radical extreme left wing democrats. Obama calling the shots. His hatred is so obvious I can almost see smoke coming out of his big ears.
I am sure the democrats are faxed their talking points every morning. Just think of all the attacks on the TEA party over the past month. Think back, have we EVER heard such vicious, vile statements from Pelosi, Reid, Obama and now the lower ranks of democrats?
Wear the insults like a badge of honor.
We are winning.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: zahbudda, 10/19/2013 7:30:37 PM     (No. 9573091)

Isaiah 5:20 ...comes to mind..." Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter"...

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Reply 21 - Posted by: bmw50, 10/19/2013 7:52:26 PM     (No. 9573109)

The Tea Party must be hitting a few nerves.

We must keep in mind, what criminals do when they get caught? They always deny and accuse others.

We sure do have "domestic enemies". It´s those running up the debt to buy votes. Its those ignoring and violating the constitution. It´s those who make their constituents play by one set of rules why they play by another. It´s those who have divided the nation by race, gender and class. It´s those who reward bad behavior and destructive lifestyles while punishing the moral and productive. It´s those who lie and make promises they can´t keep and then blame the innocent.

IT´S DEMOCRATS!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: MaMe2, 10/19/2013 7:55:50 PM     (No. 9573110)

Does anybody have any new info on the ´daughter´ Mr. Cohen discovered last year?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: VAfreedomluver, 10/19/2013 8:02:50 PM     (No. 9573120)

Just another monkey harmlessly flinging poo. We need to keep our eyes focused on the real targets.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 10/19/2013 8:04:17 PM     (No. 9573122)

It is an honor to be regarded as an enemy by such a traitor.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: SaguaroJack, 10/19/2013 9:19:10 PM     (No. 9573170)

You as usual got it backwards, Stevie. YOU are the domestic enemy.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: hamrman, 10/19/2013 9:21:22 PM     (No. 9573172)

Funny, that is what I thought Dumbacrats were!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: kate318, 10/19/2013 9:54:24 PM     (No. 9573190)

Bring it, Stevie. Game on!

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Italiano, 10/19/2013 10:01:52 PM     (No. 9573193)

Unfortunately, we seem to be heading in that direction. Be careful what you wish for, Steve. You won´t last a day.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: agent orange, 10/19/2013 10:24:05 PM     (No. 9573212)

I think we are getting closer everyday to watering that "Tree of Liberty!"

But the dims forget, we have most of the guns!

MSgt USAF (ret)

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/20/2013 2:37:13 AM     (No. 9573315)

The list of dumb and dumber demonrats just grows and grows.

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President Obama pulled a surprise move Monday at the White House’s Easter Prayer Breakfast when he selected Gene Robinson to lead the closing prayer. Robinson is famously known as the first openly gay Episcopal bishop. Talking Points Memo’s Tom Kludt spotted the following tweet from Robinson, who was in attendance: (Tweet) Robinson, 66, became diocesan bishop of New Hampshire in March 2004. He retired in January 2013 and is currently a senior fellow at the progressive


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