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U.S. Chamber cavalry arrives
to help Mitch McConnell

Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/3/2013 10:53:41 AM

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, in a fight to retain his Kentucky Senate seat, is getting a boost from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in the form of a new ad playing up the Republican´s efforts to save the state´s coal industry that´s under fire from President Obama´s environmental regulators. The Chamber on Monday said the ad is part of its voter education campaign. It is the first ad for a friendly senator up for election in 2014. “The people of Kentucky have a true conservative champion for American free enterprise in Senator Mitch McConnell. McConnell has a 92 percent lifetime score

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You mean that same Chamber of Commerce that supports amnesty?? You just never know which group to trust anymore.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: mws50, 12/3/2013 11:03:01 AM     (No. 9638253)

Typical.... Too bad McConnell doesn´t want to represent his constituents, but he is totally OK with big business that gives him money.

Mitch, retire... for the good of our Nation.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 12/3/2013 11:06:13 AM     (No. 9638263)

Here comes good ol´ Conservative Mitch, just in time for re-election. This guy is the problem with DC, he has been there tooooo long, is entrenched, knows the game, relishes the swamp he resides in, etc etc etc.

And don´t start with the "this is Kentucky´s fight" nonsense. The decisions these RINO´s make affect us all at a national level.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 12/3/2013 11:21:11 AM     (No. 9638298)

Kentuckians would be surprised to learn you don´t believe it´s "their fight", #2. Their choice, their senate seat.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: alecto2, 12/3/2013 11:34:11 AM     (No. 9638323)

Backscratchers of the world unite.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 12/3/2013 12:09:27 PM     (No. 9638393)

Sigh, no #3, my statement was aimed at the RINO preservation society that always shuffles in and tells us to stay out of Kentucky´s bidness. I´m saying we absolutely have a right to yell and carry on because these dolts do things that affect us all.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: belwhatter, 12/3/2013 12:27:28 PM     (No. 9638430)

Sorry#3, Mitch McConnell is not only Kentucky´s Trojan horse, his presence in Congress is our business - he is every bit as corrupt as Harry Reid. What fine men we have had foisted upon us as leaders! s/o

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Reply 7 - Posted by: stablemoney, 12/3/2013 12:28:14 PM     (No. 9638432)

Maybe the Chamber can recount McConnell´s corruption in the $2B sell out in exchange for surrender to the democrats in the 15% government spending slowdown.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Malia2012, 12/3/2013 2:20:19 PM     (No. 9638585)

I agree with #3. BTW, does anyone KNOW, or even CARE who is running against Mitch McConnell, or should we just eliminate the middle man and put Kentucky in the demonrat´s column? If that makes me a "rino" so be it. Personally I choose to WIN elections and am not concerned about the old "win the battle and lose the war" strategy that seems to be getting so popular with "conservatives" as well as the "msm" that reports with glee all the infighting going on in the GOP. Good grief!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: absalom, 12/3/2013 3:10:24 PM     (No. 9638656)

Chinless McConnell and the Chamber of Commerce are the face of the GOP and have been since 1912; water carriers for corporate interests.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: TXknitter, 12/3/2013 3:23:01 PM     (No. 9638681)

Yes #7 but we are only supposed to be picking thru Mark Bevin´s connections with a fine-toothed comb. We know what McConnell does with his financial "friends" but Mitch´s supporters want us to ignore all that.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: readaholic, 12/3/2013 8:39:39 PM     (No. 9639074)

While we conservatives worry about the effects of Obamacare on small business, the C of C is busy stabbing us in the back in ways like this and illegal immigration.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 12/3/2013 11:46:38 PM     (No. 9639233)

I seem to have seen this one coming too. Here´s something I posted back in November:

"I´m sure our GOP friends will soon be arriving on this thread to remind us how conservative Mitch McConnell is.... One thing is absolutely certain: They will never advocate the removal of a sitting Republican leader because it´s all going so well. Politics, after all, is a game for professionals, and these are the pro´s who brought you Romney 2012, so they know what they´re doing, and what´s best for you."

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