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RNC chief: Clinton
bid could help GOP

The Hill (Washington, D.C.), by Mario Trujillo

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 1/7/2014 7:16:32 PM

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said Tuesday it could be a boon for the GOP if Hillary Clinton ran for president in 2016 due to all the “scandal” that surrounds her. The GOP´s campaign chief called Clinton a “very political person who makes decisions based on how the wind blows.” “I’m not sure,” Priebus told CNN when asked if Clinton would be the Democratic nominee in 2016. “But with all of the scandal around her, I’m not so sure it would be all that bad for the Republican Party, to tell you the truth.” The RNC head was reacting to excerpts from

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Encouraging talk from Priebus and, although I don´t think she will get the rat nomination, Hillary is a despicable human being with a three decades plus long history of unanswered scandal who needs to be beat over the head regularly for some answers to ALL OF IT.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 1/7/2014 7:34:39 PM     (No. 9683537)

Bull, Obama makes decisions based on how the wind blows, and he´s on his 2nd term. Dims would voted for the devil himself, if he´d promise them free stuff.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/7/2014 8:08:33 PM     (No. 9683562)

Perhaps the GOP should depend on help from the GOP. s/
This Priebus is the Republicans´ answer to pajama boy.
Put together a strong platform that reflects the serious problems facing America, attract the Independents and Libertarians and conservatives and DUMP the elites.
Problem solved, Reince.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 1/7/2014 8:51:51 PM     (No. 9683598)

hillary´s nomination won´t be any more of a boon for the GOP than reince´s official rnc statement honoring kwanzaa.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kanphil, 1/7/2014 10:50:49 PM     (No. 9683682)

Priebus is a joke. Nothing much of anything he has to say has much weight.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Penney, 1/7/2014 11:18:06 PM     (No. 9683711)

Replacing Priebus with an authentic conservative as NRC Chair would definitely, ´´Help GOP!´´



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Reply 6 - Posted by: tulipwood, 1/8/2014 5:19:37 AM     (No. 9683783)

..and the boon to the DEMS will be the GOP leadership running another presidential campaign.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: chefrandy, 1/8/2014 7:50:46 AM     (No. 9683884)

Maybe, and that should probably be capitalized, Priebus has taken a page from the Democrat playbook about advising the opposition party how to conduct their business. Mind you he should have said Clinton bid could help DP, but then I´m only halfway into a cup of coffee so far.

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