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Ken Cuccinelli fights stench of doom
Politico, by James Hohmann

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Posted By:congaree53, 11/4/2013 9:42:07 AM

SPOTSYLVANIA, Va. — In politics, it is generally not a good omen when a candidate’s supporters argue that he still has a chance of victory — if the opponent’s supporters neglect to vote. But this was Virginia Republican Party Chairman Pat Mullins’s version of the power of positive thinking in an interview this weekend. The path for star-crossed GOP gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli, Mullins said, looks like this: “If turnout is in the 30s, the low 30s, we’re gonna win. If it gets higher up in Fairfax [in Democratic-leaning Northern Virginia], say like 40, it’s likely we won’t. I don’t

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Monday morning polls show tightening was an illusion. Hillary´s hack in charge of VA for 2016

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mermer, 11/4/2013 9:55:52 AM     (No. 9597726)

Politics 101: Do not alienate women. One would think republicans would have learned from their disaster with Akin in Missouri. Instead of trying to control women, try befriending them...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: The Advocate, 11/4/2013 9:58:18 AM     (No. 9597731)

More spin from Dem´s Politico.
The "Stench" is the corruption and lies emanating from. the Clinton machine and Obama´s War on America - Obamacare roll out.
Obama is desperate to make this about the now forgotten shutdown - it is the looters, moochers and takers vs the makers and beleaguered taxpayers.




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Reply 3 - Posted by: faith_and_reason, 11/4/2013 10:06:59 AM     (No. 9597754)

Campaign ad by writer James Hohmann, portraying a get-out-the-vote speech as a desperate act, showing that the campaign feels hopeless.

Get-out-the-vote rallies are standard, even indispensible, on both sides, in all races.

Dutiully delivered free campaign ad by Hohmann noted, for the record. The check is in the mail, along with invitations to all the right parties.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: tennman, 11/4/2013 10:07:06 AM     (No. 9597755)

If McAwful does win, I´m sure the MSM will "suddenly" find all those damaging exposes on him within a week after the election. The ones they´ve had since 2011 most likely.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Udanja99, 11/4/2013 10:13:56 AM     (No. 9597768)

Cuccinelli has come from behind to win before. I´ll be at my polling place as soon as it opens tomorrow.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: caddyjak, 11/4/2013 10:15:09 AM     (No. 9597773)

He we go again. Repubs not capitalizing on McDufflebag´s making millions from his crony Clinton connections. To see him and Obumble together just ruins any thought of a tasty Thanksgiving Dinner.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Blunderbuss, 11/4/2013 10:20:59 AM     (No. 9597788)

The stench from politico is far far worse. Low tide and overun septic systems are not even in it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Bevan, 11/4/2013 10:50:13 AM     (No. 9597854)

Who is controlling women, #1? If women believe a huckster like McAwful, it doesn´t say much about women.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 11/4/2013 11:07:33 AM     (No. 9597880)

"...neglect to vote..."?

E2L, Politico?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: MirJoy, 11/4/2013 11:14:04 AM     (No. 9597895)

Glenn Beck has just proven, by the candidate´s own words, that the Libertarian candidate in the Virginia race is NOT a Libertarian (just someone put in there to steal votes from Cuccinelli). The fake Libertarian´s words do not square with a Libertarian philosophy.

Hopefully, the true Libertarians will pass this information on to their like-minded real Libertarian friends.


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Reply 11 - Posted by: yuban, 11/4/2013 11:17:26 AM     (No. 9597901)

Befriending them by allowing them to kill an unborn? Gee, how swell is that? The unborn has it´s own DNA. It is a separate child of God. A woman has no right to kill another living person, period. If that upsets women, too bad.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Felixcat, 11/4/2013 11:19:45 AM     (No. 9597914)

This is one woman voter in Virginia who has not been alienated by Cuccinelli but rather annoyed by MaCauliffe´s insulting commercials that the only issue for women to care about is birth control.

My only criticism of the Cuccinelli campaign is not enough ads attacking McAuliffe and his lies. Why let the other side define you?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Quaestio, 11/4/2013 11:21:41 AM     (No. 9597920)

Republicans aren´t alienating women. Democrats are profiting from years of media brainwashing and the jaw-gaping stupidity of many women who believe Democrat lies. Every time I hear from some woman who claims Cuccinelli is going to take away her birth control I have to stop myself from slapping her. Listening to this crap tomorrow while volunteering at the polling station may be more than I can handle. When these idiots lose their jobs, their insurance, and more and more of their income to government fees and taxes, I will have absolutely no sympathy for them. This country has reached a level of terminal stupidity and people are finally going to start paying the price.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: TXknitter, 11/4/2013 12:36:59 PM     (No. 9598076)

I agree that Republicans have never alienated women. They have continuously failed to fight back strong and hard against the Democrat lies. It CAN be done. It´s hard but girl crying out loud, folks, the Dems use this same strategy every election girl what, 30 years now? Fire those loser strategists and get a CAN DO tea Zparty spirit! Ken - Go Win today!!!

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