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Cuccinelli, Sarvis Combine for 53% of Vote
Breitbart Big Government, by Mike Flynn

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Posted By:JoniTx, 11/5/2013 10:52:58 PM

Despite polls which showed Democrat Terry McAuliffe with a solid lead, it looks like he will eke to victory in the race for Virginia Governor. With 92% of the vote counted, he leads Republican Ken Cuccinelli, 46.8% to 46.5%. Libertarian Robert Sarvis garners 6.7% of the vote. Combined, the Republican and Libertarian get 53% of the vote. McAuliffe will be elected with 47% of the vote. Just a few thousand votes separate McAuliffe and Cuccinelli. Sarvis received over 130,000 votes. Cuccinelli, it should be noted, was out-spent at least 3-1 by McAuliffe. Outside Democrat groups amplified the funding disadvantage facing

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 11/5/2013 10:55:50 PM     (No. 9600570)

Say what you will, Democrats and RINOs, but we will be heard and we are not going away any time soon. This is a message to you Madame Clinton as well.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TXknitter, 11/5/2013 11:00:32 PM     (No. 9600575)

Sarvis and the Dems are giggling tonight. I do not know what Sarvis got from them but I know they were in cahoots with one another. The Tea Party is a powerful force to be reckoned with and we are only getting started.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 11/5/2013 11:01:20 PM     (No. 9600576)

Take heart Conservatives, we fought the good fight regardless of the outcome.

Take note RNC and your operatives, you pay for your betrayal of Cuccinelli.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: FenwayFrank, 11/5/2013 11:03:16 PM     (No. 9600578)

Agree with #3.

Anyone know how the VA legislative elections came out?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Shells, 11/5/2013 11:06:37 PM     (No. 9600580)

Please, please take note of how close this was. Despite everything Cucc was up against.

Not a loss in the traditional sense, despite how it will be spun.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: WAN2, 11/5/2013 11:09:50 PM     (No. 9600583)

Takers win. Makers lose. Who is John Galt?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: trapper, 11/5/2013 11:09:53 PM     (No. 9600584)

You mean a 53% LOSS. Third Party = Democrat victory. Better to learn now than a year from now.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Democracy First, 11/5/2013 11:13:21 PM     (No. 9600586)

Sarvis should be horsewhipped. He had NO chance of winning and knew he´d be a spoiler to Cuccinelli. Mcauliffe brings a lower level of sleaze to the clintoon obama legacy of trashy dems. Killary is cackling in her castle w her winged monkeys..... God save Virginia and God save America

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone, 11/5/2013 11:15:49 PM     (No. 9600588)

Libertarian candidates can never get enough votes to win most any election. As has been said, it is insane to vote for a libertarian (stalking horse) candidate unless you intend to help the Democrat candidate to win the election without having to vote for him or her, as those Libertarians just pull votes away from the Republican candidate, ensuring that the Republican cannot win, and that the Democrat candidate will win.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: oh-heck, 11/5/2013 11:42:00 PM     (No. 9600605)

VIrginia has a large military population. Have their absentee ballots been counted?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: lylacat, 11/5/2013 11:43:19 PM     (No. 9600607)

Sarvis is an idiot, and no one should ever trust him or vote for him ever again.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Quaestio, 11/5/2013 11:47:59 PM     (No. 9600613)

I thought the duplicitous libertarians were the most depressing, infuriating issue of the night. But what about all the people who didn´t vote? Presumably they are not all progressives, right? Which means there are millions of so-called conservatives, who will be crushed by Obamacare, who will suffer in concrete ways with this moron in charge, who sat at home. What kind of state, let alone country, can we possibly be with such people?

As if to seal our doom beyond all hope, all the supervisor positions in Albemarle County went to Democrats. I´m past sick.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Mike PHX, 11/5/2013 11:51:21 PM     (No. 9600620)

I HATE Sarvis. Dumb puppet.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: killerbee, 11/5/2013 11:55:13 PM     (No. 9600626)

Sock Puppet Sarvis wins the day!

The Democrat voters of Virginia chose abortion over ethics. Nice.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: HisHandmaiden, 11/5/2013 11:56:38 PM     (No. 9600628)

Wait ´til McAuliffe is found guilty... both counts...
As well he is...

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Quaestio, 11/6/2013 12:04:55 AM     (No. 9600633)

How will McAuliffe possibly be found guilty under this DoJ? Why would charges ever be brought against him? I am seriously interested, if anyone has an answer.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: smcchk, 11/6/2013 12:15:15 AM     (No. 9600641)

But Cuccinelli did not win. And there is a Libertarian element that does want fiscal conservatism but not social conservatism. Especially young voters. You can come close or you can win. That´s the choice, folks.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: JediJerry, 11/6/2013 12:21:25 AM     (No. 9600643)

The scamers and Crime Inc. win again. What a disappointment but no surprise. I can see the headline in November 2016.... Hillary ekes out a win over Christie...Drudge Reports developing hot...
We are so doomed. I am sick to my stomach right now.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 11/6/2013 12:23:21 AM     (No. 9600646)

Less than 1% of the vote between them; don´t they have recount rules in VA?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Tom Kilbride, 11/6/2013 12:43:51 AM     (No. 9600654)

Don´t blame the Libertarians when there were so many Republicans who endorsed McAuliffe.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: brownshoepogue, 11/6/2013 2:23:44 AM     (No. 9600692)

Maybe if a few "moderate republicans" (aka rINOs) voted Cuccinelli rather then a corrupt progressive dem, the result would be that VA would have a R Governor.
I can only guess why a moderate republican voted for a D candidate...because mac was corrupt? or progressive? or a dem?..or maybe he was all three.
rinos must prefer the company of progressives more than conservatives. the gop is doomed it rinos do not change course. to the right.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: The Advocate, 11/6/2013 2:26:53 AM     (No. 9600694)

Sarvis-paid fraud to throw elections to Dems.
Sarvis -eponymous for fraud.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: geo11, 11/6/2013 3:10:28 AM     (No. 9600701)

Sarvis received money from a Democrat bundler to get his name on the ballot. He was a straw man. #teaparty

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Elvira, 11/6/2013 3:46:10 AM     (No. 9600703)

In Elvira´s dictionary Libertarian = Lib for now and evermore.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: bugger, 11/6/2013 4:42:06 AM     (No. 9600709)

First thing I read yesterday was "problems at the polls". Fraud was another huge factor. Ever notice that they always seem to get just enough votes to "win". This has got to be addressed or we are doomed.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: tappin52, 11/6/2013 4:52:22 AM     (No. 9600712)

So, poster 17, the libertarian wing will accept a corrupt criminal who will foster financial ruin just so long as they can have their drugs legalized and get an abortion? Conservatives should support that?

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Reply 27 - Posted by: mws50, 11/6/2013 5:19:13 AM     (No. 9600726)

The vote totals are well within the voter fraud range of most liberals. If I were Cuccinelli, I´d request the re-count.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Rinktum, 11/6/2013 5:26:04 AM     (No. 9600733)

Sarvis is a disgrace. If your own Libertarian Party will not support you enough and you need democrats to put you on the ballot, you really have no core values. You, sir, are a traitor to liberty and an utter fool for allowing yourself to be used as a political tool.

One word to our beloved ER´s, you can go pound sand for your betrayal of Cuccinelli. He was a good and decent man, a hard worker for the people of Virginia, and you turned your backs on him. You are beyond vile.

Virginia voters, those of you who could not be bothered to vote and those who voted for that Clinton rat, shame on you. You just passed up a golden opportunity to loosen the choke hold this administration has on liberty. I expected more from Thomas Jefferson´s home state.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 11/6/2013 6:02:33 AM     (No. 9600756)

Can we now PLEASE not hear any more about a third party?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Wetlandz, 11/6/2013 6:51:24 AM     (No. 9600792)

#20 is right, tea party and libertarians need to form a truce and fast we have democrat & RINO problem. This doesn´t bode well for Florida as the truck stop orange man and his money bags Svengali John Morgan lie in wait to decimate Florida.



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