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Sen. Mitch McConnell ´looks and fights
like a TURTLE´ says Texas U.S. Senate
candidate, blasting his opponent for
working with the minority leader

Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 2/17/2014 10:54:37 PM

Dwayne Stovall wants Texans to know that U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell ´looks and fights like a turtle,´ and he hopes that image will bleed over to Republican Sen. John Cornyn – the man whose job he wants. ´We Texans don´t need a Beltway turtle telling us how to fight,´ Stovall says in his newest video ad. The slight is related to what Stovall sees as a lack of action from Cornyn, the state´s senior senator and the Senate Minority Whip, to block elements of the Affordable Care Act. Ted Cruz, the junior senator, won national attention in September for monopolizing the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Lt.Mom, 2/17/2014 11:03:40 PM     (No. 9736507)

Major is gorgeous. I wonder how his owner will fare in this race. Any Texans with some knowledge of his candidacy?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 2/17/2014 11:18:35 PM     (No. 9736514)

McConnell and Cornyn are weak wimps except when it comes to attacking hard working Americans.

The key to taking Cornyn out is to get him in a runoff primary.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: oh-heck, 2/17/2014 11:45:14 PM     (No. 9736530)

You can get info on all the candidates running at the Texas GOP website. There are tapes of interviews with each of the Senate candidates. Stovall has done a variety of things including building bridges throughout much of Texas. His sole political activity to date has been as a current member of the school board. The essential point though is to not vote for Cornyn in the primary. If he gets less than 50, there will be a run-off with the next highest vote getter.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: sehall, 2/18/2014 12:58:56 AM     (No. 9736548)

I had a friend from Kentucky who always referred to McConnell as "Mr. Potato Head".

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Reply 5 - Posted by: 4justice, 2/18/2014 3:45:28 AM     (No. 9736578)

I am no fan of McConnell but that is just plain juvenile. I guess he doesn´t know much about turtles either. They are known to have one of the largest male organs of all relative to their size. I wouldn´t equate the two.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mws50, 2/18/2014 5:05:12 AM     (No. 9736597)

Stovall was off, just slightly. McConnell is a post turtle.

And the more I learn about Dwayne Stovall, the more I like him. I have recommended that my family and friends vote for him March 4.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Foggybottom, 2/18/2014 5:23:19 AM     (No. 9736606)

Same here #6. My wife and I listened to Stovall speak a few days back and both of us had a change of heart in his favor.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: StormCnter, 2/18/2014 6:43:32 AM     (No. 9736634)

If Cornyn is pushed into a runoff, Steve Stockman is the closest candidate by a wide margin over the rest. Even Cornyn critics can´t want Stockman, I suspect. Stovall is a good man, as are two of the other GOP challengers.

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