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Voters disappointed but forgiving of congressman
Associated Press, by Bill Barrow

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Posted By:JoElla Bee, 4/12/2014 11:40:30 AM

MONROE, La. — In a matter of days, Republican Vance McAllister has gone from being the unlikely congressman — a special election winner who trounced his party´s establishment candidate — to the "kissing congressman," a faith-and-family politician caught on video embracing an aide married to one of his friends. Amid some calls for his resignation, he has said he will respect the verdict of his constituents this fall. Residents interviewed here by The Associated Press expressed disappointment, but not surprise.

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Interesting information and opinions from some conservative Christians - "He did this to himself," one said. "But it´s dirty, dirty politics being done to him, too." They´re weighing one wrong against another.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lakerman1, 4/12/2014 11:53:50 AM     (No. 9808165)

Who would have access to the security tape? Has Organizing for America infiltrated congressional staff? Is this the first salvo on the part of the Democratic operatives?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/12/2014 12:20:06 PM     (No. 9808192)

If this was BillyBob Clintoon the Libs would be cheering...Slam, Bam!

BUT a republican, he´s toast!

Right...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 4/12/2014 1:03:56 PM     (No. 9808248)

Bill Clinton did not have sex with that woman, he was having Bible studies.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: StormCnter, 4/12/2014 1:11:41 PM     (No. 9808255)

No, #3. Hillary advised all of us that he was "counseling" Miss Lewinsky, who was apparently "troubled". I doubt there was much Bible involved. [grin]

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Reply 5 - Posted by: techwreck, 4/12/2014 1:21:14 PM     (No. 9808265)

The GOP doesn´t need a member of Congress who behaves like Clinton.

A McAllister candidacy is a real liability if the GOP wants to maximize voter turnout in 2014!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TXknitter, 4/12/2014 4:32:39 PM     (No. 9808458)

He lied about who he was when running for office. It will say much about his constituents if they let this pass. It doesn´t matter how he got caught, he got caught.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 4/13/2014 2:19:32 AM     (No. 9808832)

If he cheats on his wife, he will cheat on you.

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